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Italian police carry out largest ever piracy crackdown

Thursday 6 March 2014 | 12:06 CET | News
Italy's financial police have launched what is believed to be the country's largest ever crackdown on file-sharing and streaming websites, reports La Repubblica. Acting under instruction from Rome's public prosecutor the police have proceeded to block 46 websites at the ISP level, including Filmxtutti.org, Eurostreaming.org, Piratestreaming.tv, Filmstreamita.tv and Casacinemaz.net. Both the DNS addresses and the domain names of the sites have been made inaccessible to Italian internet users by all Italian ISPs. In April last year the Italian authorities blocked 27 copyright-infringing

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