Tag Archives: Ukraine

Ukraine Cyberpolice Raid Pirate Sites, Detain Government Employee

By | May 8, 2019

During April the Ukrainian government announced the launch of “Operation Pirates”, an anti-piracy initiative aimed at tackling the rising threat of online piracy. “We must learn how to respect intellectual works, because at first glance, watching a videotape on a pirate resource does not pose any threat to the security of society,” said Ukrainian cyberpolice… Read More »

Ukrainian Cyberpolice Unit Announces Launch of “Operation Pirates”

By | April 25, 2019

Under pressure from entertainment industry groups and broadcasters, governments around the world are increasingly paying more attention to the issue of online piracy. What was once perceived as an issue for the companies having their content pirated, is now being painted as a threat to national prosperity. Those in power are now warned that online… Read More »

Major Pirate Video Advertiser Allegedly Unmasked Following Court Blunder

By | April 17, 2019

Last September, international cyber-security firm Group-IB revealed that almost all movies released in 2018 had been leaked online. While that isn’t particularly surprising, the company went on to highlight the activities of an organized group of “camcording” pirates in Russia. “This group is financed by online-casinos, which support online-pirates as well. Online-casinos integrate their ads… Read More »

Ukraine Cyberpolice Shut Down Dozens of Pirate Sites

By | April 16, 2019

For many years, Ukraine has been criticized for its lack of action against pirate sites and infringement in general. The country has a thriving local piracy scene but big platforms with international significance have occasionally found themselves hosted in the region, something which has provoked complaints from copyright holders, many from the United States. Authorities… Read More »

Cyberpolice Raid Pirate Site For Infringing Universal’s Copyrights

By | April 1, 2019

For many years, Ukraine has been openly criticized for not doing enough to tackle both online and offline piracy. The country is known for its high piracy rates but enforcement against local pirate and gray-area hosting platforms has been sporadic and largely ineffective. According to an announcement from Ukraine’s Ministry of Internal Affairs, however, fresh… Read More »

Ukraine Cyberpolice Shut Down Pirate Streaming Site

By | June 30, 2018

While torrent websites had been as quickly as the following huge factor, streaming is now on the top of fashion. A surprising variety of platforms now supply immediate entry to large film and TV exhibits libraries, one thing the authorities appear powerless to do a lot about. Over in Ukraine, authorities say they’ve made a… Read More »

Despite US Criticism, Ukraine Cybercrime Chief Receives Few Piracy Complaints

By | May 22, 2018

On a lot of events over the previous decade, Ukraine has performed host to a variety of the worlds largest pirate sites. At numerous factors through the years, The Pirate Bay, KickassTorrents, ExtraTorrent, Demonoid and raft of streaming portals may very nicely be discovered housed within the countrys knowledge facilities, reportedly making essentially the most… Read More »

Ukraine Faces Name For US Commerce Sanctions Over On-line Piracy

By | September 18, 2017

The Worldwide Mental Property Alliance (IIPA) is recommending that the united states Authorities ought to droop Ukraines GSP commerce benefits, claiming that the nation doesnt do sufficient to guard the pursuits of copyright holders. The IIPA, which incorporates a variety of copyright teams together with the MPAA, RIAA, BSA and ESA, characterizes the nation as… Read More »

HDClub, Russias Main HD-Only Torrent Website, Completely Shuts Down

By | August 30, 2017

While hundreds of thousands of customers frequent standard public torrent websites reminiscent of The Pirate Bay and RARBG every single day, theres a thriving scene thats hidden from the broader public eye. In addition to those notable qualities, many non-public websites select to give consideration to a selected area of interest. There are websites devoted… Read More »