Gov’t May Regulate Social Media If It Becomes A Threat
Deputy Comms and Digital Minister said it may be necessary if stricter laws fail to deal with the growing problem.
Fahmi: 3R (Race, Religion, and Royalty) Topics Off Limit On Social Media
The Comms and Digital Minister said you are free to post whatever you want as long you don't touch on sensitive issues.
Fahmi: We Will Establish A Guideline To Ensure Apps And Devices Are Safe For Gov’t Use
The Comms and Digital Minister is concerned that the use of social media platforms is assisting in the unintentional disclosure of sensitive information.
Fahmi: Beware Of Telegram Scammers, They Are Getting Better At Impersonations
Someone even hacked into former Prime Minister Ismail Sabri's account last year in August.
Comms And Digital Ministry Is Working With Social Media Companies To Combat Fake News
The Deputy Minister said there's been a rising trend of fake news and hate speeches since January 2023.
Fahmi: The Gov’t Doesn’t Censor Or Classify Social Media Content, If They Are Not Against The Law
The Comms and Digital Minister said they are not censoring WhatsApp, WeChat, MiChat and other similar apps.
Comms Ministry: RM300 E-Cash Assistance Claims On TikTok Are Fake
The fake news went viral on social media, allegedly saying that people can get monthly e-cash assistance from the government.
Malaysians Lose Nearly RM600 Million From Cybercrimes, Gov’t Working With Social Media To Educate Public
Cybercrimes are becoming more serious in Malaysia because we don't have enough cybersecurity professionals to tackle this.
Twitter Is Getting A Bunch Of New Features; Long Form Tweets Are Coming Next Month
Twitter is adding simple formatting feature, UI tweaks, advanced search function, and more.
TikTok Blocked More Than 2000 Videos Related To “Extremist Content”
This happened after the 15th general election and they also blocked hundreds of videos prior and during GE15.