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One of China’s Propaganda Bosses Now Controls Your Web Browser

Lu Wei, a senior communist official in charge of Internet censorship, speaks at the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang Province on Nov. 19, 2014. Lu is now in charge of an authority, which determines the security of websites. (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images)
Lu Wei, a senior communist official in charge of Internet censorship, speaks at the World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, Zhejiang Province on Nov. 19, 2014. Lu is now in charge of an authority, which determines the security of websites. (Johannes Eisele/AFP/Getty Images)

What do one of the world’s largest malware producers and China’s head of Internet censorship and propaganda have in common? They now control security for...

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