The Internet may connect the whole world in one glorious whole (assuming individual governments allow their people to be netizens) but that hasn't stopped media companies from trying to limit who can access their content along territorial lines. Hence we have the dark art of geo-blocking. Geo-blocking is practiced by websites or Web services seeking to keep their content within the confines of a particular territory.

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  • Should geo-blocking be an option for DDoS prevention?
    So should US websites block users from their main audience? Besides, a determined attacker will look for ways to circumvent geo-blocking. Mirai, for example, can spoof IP addresses in order to circumvent basic geo-blocking protocols. Securing your systems ...
    01/25/2017 - 3:06 am | View Link
  • Geo blocking encourages piracy and must end, Productivity Commission urges
    So guys, don't geo block cause folk will get around it with or without teenagers and secondly we do say the Government does have a role here to clarify it within the legislation that Australians should legitimately be able to circumvent geo blocking and it ...
    04/29/2016 - 9:11 am | View Link
  • Productivity Commission reports demands end to web location pricing
    AUSTRALIANS should have the backing of Government to circumvent geoblocking stopping them seeing the latest movies, TV and online games, or making them pay eye-watering amounts to do so. The Productivity Commission will release a draft report today calling ...
    04/29/2016 - 1:15 am | View Link
  • Geo-blocking encourages piracy and must end, Productivity Commission urges
    Australian consumers should be able to legally circumvent geo-blocking restrictions that block them from using foreign online streaming services like Netflix, according to the Productivity Commission. In a draft report that urges a major overhaul of ...
    04/28/2016 - 11:46 pm | View Link
  • The whole world is watching: Australia eyes an end to geo-blocking
    Last week, the committee spearheading Australian government’s Inquiry into IT Pricing recommended that consumers be allowed to circumvent geo-blocking measures that keep services like Netflix, Hulu and the BBC’s iPlayer out of the country. If the ...
    08/8/2013 - 9:24 pm | View Link
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  • Internet censorship circumvention
    Internet censorship circumvention describes various processes used by Internet users to bypass the technical aspects of Internet filtering and gain access to otherwise censored material.
    05/23/2018 - 11:59 am | View Website
  • Netflix detects I'm using a VPN
    just to let you know I started a feedback post and thread on this exact issue. no results and no response yet from pia yet in forums. I've spoke to two pia techs and both said nothing they can do its geo blocking but geoblocking line doesn't work when your vpning to your own country and netflix blocks you in your own country with PIA on and ...
    05/23/2018 - 2:40 am | View Website
  • Terms and Conditions
    The information below tells you how you may use the website and other services provided by ITV (except for our broadcast TV service which is covered by separate terms and conditions) for your own personal, non-commercial use.
    05/22/2018 - 10:23 pm | View Website
  • A Solid Unblock Proxy Server With Amazing Resources | Tuxler
    Unblock Proxy – Fast, Free, Effective Server. Website restrictions and bans can be problematic for certain people, and some governments are taking steps to censor the Internet.
    05/22/2018 - 7:02 pm | View Website
  • How to Easily Bypass VPN Blocks (Yes, even for Netflix ...
    While VPNs are an easy way to access blocked sites, many governments and companies are starting to block VPN use. But never despair— we’ll show you how to easily bypass VPN blocks while still protecting your privacy and security.
    05/22/2018 - 6:34 pm | View Website
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