Pirate Bay founders sue BREIN for defamation
Dutch anti-piracy group BREIN has been trying to sue The Pirate Bay, but now finds itself slapped with a defamation lawsuit in Sweden by the founders of the notorious torrent site.
July 24, 2009
Federation Against Music Piracy targeting torrent sites
Italian anti-piracy group the Federation Against Music Piracy (FPM) has announced that it's kickstarting a new initiative that involves getting copyright-infringing torrent links removed from sites like Mininova.
July 23, 2009
Hackers create Hadopi Router to undermine French three-strikes law
The French government is trying to push through a new version of its three-strikes anti-piracy law, but hackers have developed a piece of software designed to undermine it.
July 10, 2009
BitTorrent users targeted by MediaDefender hoax virus
A new virus scam targeting BitTorrent users has been revealed by TorrentFreak.
June 30, 2009
Snowtigers torrent tracker shut down in France
French torrent tracker Snowtigers has been shut down by police, working with anti-piracy group ALPA.
June 8, 2009
BREIN kicks off civil case against Mininova
Yesterday saw the start of a civil case against BitTorrent tracker Mininova brought by Dutch anti-piracy group BREIN.
June 3, 2009