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CRTC outlines framework to block botnets from internet traffic

telecom | 06/23/2022 5:48 pm EDT

In a Thursday decision, the CRTC announced it was implementing regulations to control botnets that threaten Canadians’ internet security. It established the guiding principles for the framework and required a detailed set of recommendations from the CRTC Interconnection...

CRTC wants info on TSP’s botnet blocking efforts

telecom | 06/29/2021 3:21 pm EDT

The CRTC is amending its consultation on a potential network-level framework to limit malicious botnet traffic following input from some telecommunications service providers (TSPs), which claimed they are already doing that work.  In a release Tuesday, the CRTC said some...

Telecoms emphasize concerns, support for CRTC’s botnet blocking proposal

telecom | 05/06/2021 7:19 pm EDT

Canada’s big-three telecoms are doubling down on their assertions that...