News

  • Last Week in Piracy: Week 5

    Welcome to this weeks summary of news relating to Cyber Security, Anti-Piracy, Anti-Counterfeiting, Brand Protection and many other online security topics. In this summary we provide you with a selection of news items that we feel capture this week in terms of piracy and online protection. We provide you with a short introduction of a […]

  • Hosting provider liable for damages

    Today the Court of The Hague (The Netherlands) did a ruling in a lawsuit started by BREIN (Dutch anti-piracy group) against hosting provider XSnetworks. The court ruled that the hosting provider acted unlawfully against BREIN regarding the evidently wrongful site Sumotorrent, by not immediately removing the website and not promptly identifying information from the owners of […]

  • Microsoft and piracy

    This is an amazing story by the New York Times about the constant threat of software piracy and Microsoft’s evolving fight against it. It’s a filthy tale involving organized crime, billions of dollars, CSI-like techniques and foreign governments. Click here to read the whole story.