Cloudflare is huddling with Cogent to prevent mass blocking of legitimate websites, says Doug Kramer, Cloudflare's general counsel."Our policy is to support an open, free and secure Internet," he says.
Torrent Freak says The Pirate Bay might not be the only casualty of this most recent crackdown on the sharing of copyrighted material.
This is in connection with violations of copyright law,” reads a statement from Paul Pintér, police national coordinator for IP enforcement, according to Torrent Freak.
Further confirmation of the raid comes from prosecutor Fredrik Ingland who – according to Metro Sweden – commenced the raid.
SInce its launch in late 2003 by Swedish anti-copyright organization Piratbyrån (The Piracy Bureau), Pirate Bay has been dogged by controversy.
In April 2009, co-founders Peter Sunde, Fredrik Neij and Gottfrid Svartholm were found guilty in Sweden for assisting copyright infringement, fined and sentenced to one year in prison.