UAE (#6246)

Summary of the current situation

Short summary about current situation.

First witnessed

The Emirates Telecommunications Corporation, also known as Etisalat, started blocking Tor using DPI on June 25 2012.

Last witnessed

The block might still be ongoing but probably not in the entire country. The usage statistics went back up after a sudden drop in the end of June.

Types of Tor censorship

  • Deep packet inspection: #6246
    • Fingerprint: unknown

Types of non-Tor censorship

  • Unknown.

Ways to bypass censorship

Type of firewall

  • Unknown.

Reproducing the blocking

Last modified 7 years ago Last modified on Jul 19, 2012, 1:40:10 PM