KickassTorrents, one of the fastest growing and most visited torrent sites on the Internet, has been pulled offline after an inquiry from the Ukrainian authorities.Massively popular file sharing hub KickassTorrents was kicked out of the Web on Monday when authorities seized its domain kickass.so.According to law enforcement, Vaulin posed as the lead engineer of a company called Cryptoneat -- which was really a front company for this massive online piracy operation.The Kickass Torrents website is not working because the owner of the business has been arrested by the police and the site has been brought down.The U.S. Department of Justice has seized seven domain names associated with Kickass Torrents — purportedly the most-visited piracy site in the world.CNNMoney (New York) First published July 21, 2016: 1:01 PM ET.
Like The Pirate Bay, it has switched to avoid law enforcement, although most efforts for both sites are usually proactive.KickassTorrents, one of the most popular torrent sites and arguably the biggest alternative to The Pirate Bay, went down today.The alleged owner has been arrested in Poland at the request of the United States.Oddly, the fake site kickasstorrents.so was not affected, so the target ban was likely very specific.
Torrent site KickassTorrents has been shut down -- maybe for good -- after the U.S. government arrested alleged founder Artem Vaulin in Poland last week.Now that The Pirate Bay is back, however, it looks like Kickass is down alongside several other sites.
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Torrent search for Pirate Bay, Extratorrent, RARBG, Kickass Torrents and many private torrent trackers.Download movies, music, games, software and more at Bitsnoop.A whois domain name lookup for kickass.so confirms the domain name was seized.
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TorrentHound has been shut down by its founder Torrent website was founded back in 2007 Kickass Torrents and Torrentz.eu were shut down earlier this year.The most popular torrent site in the world, KickassTorrents, has gone offline today.It also shows how American law enforcement is ramping up its efforts to combat copyright infringement.