The Ministry of Justice and Public Security introduced the outcomes of Operation 404, the first of its form by Metavers in Brazil. The operation started in 2019 and is already in its fourth part, in accordance with officers.
In November 2019, Operation 404 was launched in 12 states and succeeded in finishing 30 search and seizure warrants. At the time, 210 web sites were blocked in addition to 100 unlawful streaming apps.
In 2020, operations in 10 states accomplished 25 search and seizure warrants, eradicating one other 252 web sites from the Internet. In 2021, the third part of Operation 404 handed via 8 states, however recorded a report 334 Internet sites being blocked.
Operation 404 detects metavers for the first time
Last Tuesday (21), the Ministry of Justice and Public Safety (MJ) launched the fourth part of Operation 404, the first in the nation to discover the meteorological surroundings.
The time period has turn out to be well-liked in current months, particularly with the introduction of meta (previously Facebook) in this space. It is unknown right now what he’ll do after leaving the put up.
The fourth part of Operation 404 consists of audio-visual piracy targets and channels that broadcast music. According to MJ’s CiberLab, greater than 10.3 million downloads are made on platforms claiming to be well-known artists like Alok, Xande Aviões, Marília Mendonça and Aline Barros. More than 461 music streaming apps were disabled with the new operation, a report.
The battle in opposition to piracy continues, mentioned Alessandro Barreto, coordinator of the COP’s Cyber Operations Laboratory.
“Criminals marketed packages on social media and broadcast illegally. Our battle in opposition to piracy continues. We are doing extra and extra to curb these practices and determine new crimes. “
The operation was aided by 11 Brazilian civil police and extra officers from the United Kingdom and the USA.
In Brazil, 30 search warrants were issued in 11 states, eradicating 266 web sites and 15 extra social community profiles associated to piracy crimes.
The Deputy Secretary of Integrated Operations, Braulio de Mello, highlighted that the injury from piracy in Brazil quantities to billions yearly.
“The important focus is the battle in opposition to copyright infringement, which causes Brazil an annual loss of R $ 15 billion. This position is performed by the civil police of the states working in an built-in method for the success of the operation.
The Brazilian embassy supported the motion, which carried out 59 warrants overseas, 53 in the UK and six extra in the US. Police officers from these nations additionally cooperated with the Brazilian operation.
As of final Tuesday afternoon, 3 folks had been arrested in Sao Paulo, 2 in Minas Gerais and 1 extra in Gois. Computers, exhausting drives, cell telephones and server buildings were seized throughout the operation.