Archive for December 16th, 2014

Popular File Sharing Site Taken Down

December 16, 2014 » Spam / Virus / Malware Protection

On Tuesday, December 9th, police in Stockholm, Sweden carried out a raid on famed torrent-sharing site The Pirate Bay, seizing servers, computers, and other equipment. “There has been a crackdown on a server room in Greater Stockholm. This is in connection with violations of copyright law,” read a statement from Paul Pintér, police national coordinator for IP enforcement. Immediately following the raid, many online communities began searching for new file-sharing sites. That void was quickly filled by