BBC websites blocked in China after security change
The BBC’s web services are all currently blocked in China, following a decision by the corporation to change the website’s format.
It has altered all of its addresses from beginning “HTTP” to “HTTPS”, which is widely considered to be a more secure connection but is routinely blocked in China.
In a statement, the BBC recommended the use of either a virtual private network (VPN) or the Psiphon app.
Both of these can circumvent the block.
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