Ukrainian users have blocked VPN access on iOS and Android
18.05.2017 0 Comments
Network users complained that some mobile apps to bypass the lock disappeared from the App Store and Google Play.
After the ban of Russian social networks in Ukraine, users began to look for ways to bypass locks. In particular, people began to download the free app Opera VPN.
However, after some time in social networks there appeared a lot of reports that the service, Opera has stopped working, and around the world. Probably the servers just could not cope with the influx of Ukrainian users.
Then it turned out. the application Opera VPN disappeared from the App Store and Google Play. This problem affected only users from Ukraine. When you try to download the application from the App Store, you receive a warning that content is not available in the country. Similar notice and see the owners of Android-devices.
Last night Opera VPN has been available for download in the App Store.
We will remind, on may 16 the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko accepted the decision of the NSDC on the introduction of sanctions against social networks “Vkontakte” and “Classmates” and search engine “Yandex”. The next day the mobile operators Kyivstar, Lifecell and Vodafone have announced a lock services on the territory of Ukraine.
“VKontakte” and “Classmates” after the publication of the decree of the President began to send Ukrainians messages with instructions to bypass locks.