Jul 15, 2019

Virgin Media probes why it blocked giant Gif site Imgur

Virgin Media is investigating why it mistakenly blocked customers from visiting Imgur, a platform used to share humorous photos and Gifs. Virgin has a policy of banning suspect web pages but said it would not normally ban a service outright. "Virgin Media will only block URLs if compelled to do so through a court order or through the IWF.". "As matter of course, Virgin Media does not carry out domain-level blocking on sites reported to us by the IWF.". Imgur is one of the UK's top 25 most popular sites, according to Amazon's web traffic analytics service, Alexa.

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