China’s draft cybersecurity law could up censorship, irk business

China’s parliament has published a draft cybersecurity law that consolidates Beijing’s control over data, with potentially significant consequences for internet service providers and multinational firms doing business in the country.The document, dated Monday but picked up by state media on Wednesday, strengthens user privacy protection from hackers and data resellers but elevates the government’s powers obtain records on and block dissemination of private information deemed illegal under Chinese law.
http://in.reuters.com/article/2015/07/08/china-cybersecurity-law-idINKCN0PI09620150708
http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/07/08/us-china-cybersecurity-idUKKCN0PI09020150708

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