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Greek Court Orders ISP Blockades of ‘Pirate’ Music Sites

Following in the footsteps of other courts around Europe, a Greek court has ordered the country's ISPs to start censoring sites that allegedly infringe copyright. The blockades, which were requested by music rights organizations against two specific sites, will be implemented by DNS record tampering and IP address filtering. Source: Greek Court Orders ISP Blockades of ‘Pirate’ Music Si
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Pirate Bay Blockades Upheld By Finnish Court of Appeal

Internet / File Sharing : TorrentFreak (2 years ago)

Following in the steps of other courts around Europe, Finland's Court of Appeal has now confirmed that two ISPs previously ordered to block The Pirate Bay must continue doing so. With another ISP's appeal to the Supreme Court just r... Read Post

“Ineffective” Pirate Bay blocking order overturned by Dutch court

Technology : GigaOM (10 months ago)

At the start of 2012, a Dutch court ordered two of the country’s ISPs, Ziggo and XS4ALL, to block access to The Pirate Bay, due to its frequent use for copyright infringement. Two years later, the providers have won their appeal aga... Read Post

UK Piracy Blocklist Expands With Demonoid, Isohunt, IPTorrents and More

Internet / File Sharing : TorrentFreak (46 minutes ago)

The UK website blocking bonanza continues with the High Court adding 32 "pirate" sites to the country’s unofficial ban list. The new order requires six major ISPs to block access to public and private torrent sites, warez sites and ... Read Post

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