Saturday November 26, 2011

Feds Seize 130+ Domain Names in Mass Crackdown

The US government launched a continuation of last year’s "Operation In Our Sites" in an ongoing attempt to stop rampant piracy and counterfeiting, resulting in scamming the consumer. The Department of Justice and ICE seized 131 suspected websites on Black Friday, exactly one year since 82 domains were seized for similar cybercrimes.

"The theft of ideas and the sale of counterfeit goods threaten economic opportunities and financial stability, suppress innovation and destroy jobs.

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