Syrian authorities filter Internet access mainly for political reasons. Sites or blogs criticizing government policies and some Islam news portals were found to be blocked. However, several non-government related websites like Hotmail or Facebook have also been intermittently filtered.
Syrian authorities monitor Internet use closely. Some news sites are reported that the Syrian Telecom Ministry launched a cyber attack against the https (SSL) version of Facebook. With TorGuard VPN you are safe from such man-in-the-middle hack attempts.
Among the high profiled blocked websites we would name YouTube, Amazon.com and Blogger. Facebook was unblocked in February 2011.
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