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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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