A lecture on Internet fragmentation held by CGITC

On October 21, 2022, the Center for Global IT-Cooperation held a session on “Fragmentation of the Global Internet and Manipulation of Information Flows in the Interests of Transnational IT Giants: Risks and Threats” at the I All-Russian Internet Security School.


Crypto mining bill rejected

The government gave negative feedback on the document, deeming it superficial. Some of its provisions could take away the ruble’s status as the only Russian currency.


CGITC conducted digital attache training sessions

On October 18, the Center for Global IT-Cooperation held a one-day training event for digital attaches with the support of the Russian Information Technology Development Foundation (RITDF) at MIPT in Moscow.


An international cybersecurity conference took place in Sochi

Kuban CSC 2022 was held on October 13–14 in Sochi.


Small but mighty: An engine of a record-breaking thrust for satellites created

The special design of the machine makes it suitable for the smallest spacecrafts and allows them to stay in orbit longer.


USA restricted semiconductor exports to China

The USA imposed new export restrictions on semiconductors and chip-manufacturing equipment that are used by dozens of Chinese companies. These are probably the broadest export controls issued in the last 10 years, experts said.


European Council agreed upon a draft regulation for cryptocurrency in the European Union

The European Council agreed upon the text of the Markets in Crypto-Assets (MiCA) proposal—a draft regulation for cryptocurrency in the European Union, according to The Block.


Results of the final day of the RIGF 2022

The 12th edition of the Russian Internet Governance Forum (RIGF 2022) concluded. On its second and final day, participants discussed the future of EdTech, cybersecurity in the field of critical infrastructure protection, risks facing children and teenagers in the digital environment, and the role youth play in Internet governance.