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Large online catalog of Android pirated software blocked in Russia

Staff Writer |
Large online catalog of Android pirated software, androidapplications.ru, has been blocked, Russia’s communications watchdog Roskomnadzor announced.




The watchdog ordered the website to be blocked following a ruling of the Moscow City Court made upon Alawar.ru company’s application.

The company sought for protection of its exclusive right to Beholder game, according to Roskomnadzor.

The website androidapplications.ru is a high-traffic pirated catalog of Android applications for smartphones and tablet computers.

It has 6.3 million web visitors every month including 3.1 million Russian users, the statement reads.


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