Thailand Internet firewall?

Dobbins, Roland rdobbins at
Tue May 4 16:23:26 UTC 2010

On May 4, 2010, at 11:03 PM, Drew Weaver wrote:

> Is anyone aware whether or not Thailand has a centralized firewall on Internet access?

Thai SPs are required by law to block sites deemed objectionable by the government of Thailand; common reasons given include lese majeste and/or other materials deemed injurious to 'national security'.

Thailand's Ministry of Information & Computer Technology is the relevant governmental bureau - their Web site may be found here:


As all this sort of thing is considered a sensitive subject in Thailand, it's doubtful you'll get a response, IMHO.

Roland Dobbins <rdobbins at> // <>

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