Brein plans stronger fight against illegal uploaders

Thursday 14 January 2016 | 11:14 CET | News
Dutch anti-piracy group Brein said it's obtained permission from the privacy regulator to use a new type of software to track illegal uploaders and users of torrent and usenet sites. The CBP said Brein could use the system to process personal information without violating privacy regulations. Brein made the announcement in an annual review of its activities. The group focuses on people who illegally upload large amounts of copyright-protected material. Last year Brein said it also wanted to target more illegal downloaders. 

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Stichting Brein
Countries: Netherlands
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