Billion Yahoo Accounts Compromised The company officially announced the discovery of another major cyber attack: more than 1bn user accounts were compromised three years ago in the largest breach of this type ever. Hacked Dating Site Fined $1.66m over Data Leak After the well-known infidelity website Ashley Madison was hacked, US investigations into lax data security and deceptive practices were launched, which resulted in a $17.5m settlement with Ruby Corp, Australia Will Block TPB and Other Pirate Sites The Australian Federal Court has satisfied the request of copyright holders and ordered dozens of local ISPs to block a number of file-sharing sites, including The Pirate Bay, Torrentz, IsoHunt, 10 Most Downloaded Torrents in 2016
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Dutch Anti-Piracy Group Settled With Illegal Uploaders BREIN is celebrating another victory over 8 uploaders at a Dutch private torrent tracker, who altogether agreed to pay 60,000 euros. The tracker and an unlicensed radio station were shut down in result. Unknowingly Linking to Infringing Content is Punished in Germany A German court has held the operator of a commercial website responsible for infringement after it unknowingly linked to infringing content hosted elsewhere. Swedish ISPs Warn about Online Censorship The largest Swedish Internet service providers warned that if court ordered to block The Pirate Bay, it would introduce dangerous censorship. The ISPs offer copyright owners to collaborate to find better solutions to the piracy Ransomware Promises to Decrypt Files if Victims Infect Others New ransomware dubbed Popcorn Time uses an interesting way to spread: it turns victims into attackers by offering to unlock their files French ISPs Blocked More Torrent Websites French copyright owners have already obtained a blocking injunction against The Pirate Bay; now they continue their anti-piracy efforts and managed to do the same with 4 other BitTorrent websites: Pirate IPTV Box Supplier Jailed in UK Suppliers of piracy-configured IPTV boxes to pubs and consumers in the United Kingdom received a 4-year prison sentence and a 2-year suspended sentence. The case was filed by The Premier League and supported by the Federation Against
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