Piracy News

  • 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.