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Pirate IPTV operation shut down by Spanish, Bulgarian police

Tuesday 11 April 2017 | 14:32 CET | News
Digital platform security specialist Irdeto helped police in Spain and Bulgaria shut down a pirate TV operation that used two legitimate ISPs to broadcast stolen copyrighted content on more than 1,000 TV channels across Europe via IPTV. The joint investigation led to the arrest of eight suspects and the seizure of the servers used to provide the content illegally, according to Europol, the EU's law enforcement agency.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Irdeto
Countries: Europe
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