Iran Cyber Spider Project Against Facebook Users

Iranian Revolutionary Guards organized cyber crime unit “Gerdab” have announced in a statement its surveillance project named Spider and said they have destroyed network of 350 people for spreading corruption and mission to target Iranian life style families.

According Iranian Revolutionary Guards statement Spider project destroyed the network which had indirect support from western countries.There are many state organizations, official and semi-official which are active in the surveillance and censorship of online Iranian users activity.For example last year eight young Iranians were sentenced for their activities on Facebook and convicted on charges of assembly and collusion against national security propaganda against the state and blasphemy.