The encrypted messaging app Signal has been banned in China. The latest social media service was working in the country where the government controls the flow of information. Until Tuesday, Chinese users had to resort to virtual private networks to use the app. With the help of VPN you can get access to any block website.
Signal has now joined apps that have been blocked in China. Earlier it was an encrypted messaging tool for Chinese users but now it has been banned. Chinese users said on Tuesday that, they are not able to connect to the app until they use the VPN service. Because their messages of VPN are failing.
Let us know that Facebook, Google and Twitter have already been blocked in China. At the same time, the famous social audio platform Clubhouse has also been shut down. As soon as the Chinese users started participating in real time audio discussion on the app, the government had decided to ban it.
Uses end to end encryption for signal messages and calling service. Because of this, no third party can listen to your chats and calls. This app was becoming very popular day by day in China due to its privacy. In such a situation, the users of this app were very less in China at the moment. Compared to WeChat, this app was extremely less.
Let us know that political messages and content are often censored on WeChat. Here the government takes tough measures on those users who spread fake news online.