Colombo Telegraph

Kremlin Returns To Typewriters To Avoid Computer Leaks

The Kremlin is returning to typewriters in an attempt to avoid damaging leaks from computer hardware, it has been claimed.

A source at Russia’s Federal Guard Service (FSO), which is in charge of safeguarding Kremlin communications and protecting President Vladimir Putin, claimed that the return to typewriters has been prompted by the publication of secret documents by WikiLeaks, the whistle-blowing website, as well as Edward Snowden, the fugitive US intelligence contractor, the Telegraph reported.

Read more by Chris Irvine, Tom Parfitt in Moscow and agencies.

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