Statement from The Swiss Pirate Party in English, German and French. It also doubles as an open letter to Wikileaks and their team.
F o r i m m e d i a t e r e l e a s e – April 18th 2017
Swiss Domain Registry Switch threatening to disable wikileaks.ch
The Pirate Party of Switzerland owns the domain wikileaks.ch. This site is not operated by the Pirates, but rather directs to the servers of wikileaks.org. Last Friday the Pirate Party of Switzerland informed theWikileaks team that the Swiss domain registry Switch had detected malware under that domain and was threating to disable it. Wikileaks has not yet reacted to that message.
Contrary to the information provided by Switch, no drive-by infection is present on wikileaks.ch. A drive-by can infect a computer even when the URL is…