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Popcorn Time Domain Registrar Orders DNS Deactivation

Breaking PopcornTime.sh, considered by many to be the ‘official’ successor to the original Popcorn Time application, has serious domain issues. According to public records, its domain registrar has issued an order to its registry to deactivate its DNS access. Separately, an as-yet unconfirmed report suggests that an arrest in Tunisia may be connected to the […]

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Encrypted DNS and SNI Make Pirate Site Blocking Much Harder

Pirate site blocking is seen as an an effective enforcement tool for rightsholders. However, network experts and Internet providers warn that new threats are on the horizon. Encrypted DNS and SNI can potentially make it much more complicated to prevent people from visiting certain websites. Website blocking has become a prime measure for the entertainment […]