British police arrested man to run pirated proxy




A 20-year resident of the British Nottingham was arrested because he turned a service that blocked piracy sites could be visited anyway. The man was released again, but remains a suspect in the investigation.

The arrest follows the offline retrieve multiple proxies, writes the BBC. The proxies could be used to visit in the United Kingdom are blocked, such as the popular torrent site The Pirate Bay. Piracy sites It is unclear whether the 20-year-old man who was arrested after one of the closed proxies enough.

It is also unknown what functionality exactly extracted offline proxies offered. It may be proxies that were specifically intended to visit piracy sites or that it is general proxies which a user can visit any website of your choice.

In the Netherlands proxies referring to The Pirate Bay for some time by order of the court were taken offline until the blockade of The Pirate Bay was reversed on appeal. It involved proxies that were specifically intended to visit The Pirate Bay and no other functionality offered.



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