UK ISPs start blocking KickassTorrents, H33t and Fenopy


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Sir Topham Hatt

Sent a tip in about this on the day it happened.

I was... um... monitoring kat for someone and it worked one minute, the next time I refreshed, it didn't.

Shame it wasn't news worthy :/

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Orange

Always ways around it but yeah these sites i never go on anyways. Private torrents sites are the way ;)

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compl3x
This week several of the largest Internet providers in the UK started to block KickassTorrents, Fenopy and H33T, but this doesn?t mean that the sites have become entirely inaccessible. As a direct result of the blockades several proxies for the banned sites are now being overloaded with traffic..

KickassTorrents Proxies Blossom Following UK Blockades

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deridex01

While I may use some of those site :shiftyninja: I always find a link through torrentz.eu anyways, more than one or two are listed for what I search for :D

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chrisj1968

I think they're talking about accessing the sites through Tor, not downloading.

if Tor can get you to the website, then you SHOULD, I'd think, be able to download

if Tor can get you to the website, then you SHOULD, I'd think, be able to download

Tor spoofs your IP and you can select I think where you are(imaginatively)

if Tor can get you to the website, then you SHOULD, I'd think, be able to download

Tor spoofs your IP and you can select I think where you are(imaginatively) say you're in the UK but spoof that you are in the US or Germany even

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compl3x

^ Umm... why are you quoting and replying to yourself?

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chrisj1968

^ Umm... why are you quoting and replying to yourself?

it was an accident

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+Red King

Your torrenting client gives the server your real IP address via Tor and then everyone connects to you bypassing Tor AFAIK.

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Motoko.

This is truly censorship, Idk about the UK but I know France is good at taking matters to the streets (i.e., a protest)

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