backbones filtering unsanctioned sites

Sadiq Saif lists at
Thu Feb 16 19:59:54 UTC 2017

On 2017-02-14 08:27, Jared Mauch wrote:
> So risk avoidance on the part of the 100k other sites hosted by CF is now a conspiracy? 
> I'm surprised it took this many years for something like this to happen. Wonder which LE in which country... 
> Either way seems nothing too suspicious is going on here. 
> Jared Mauch

Looks like it was a court order issued recently in Spain.

"Cogent CEO Dave Schaeffer yesterday confirmed to Ars that the company
is complying with a court order issued recently in Spain."

TPB was not actually the target, it was collateral.

"But The Pirate Bay was not the subject of the court order, Schaeffer
also confirmed."

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Sadiq Saif

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