KickAssTorrents is back again but only in news as the company behind KAT is dead. Authorities are cracking down on everyone that works for the Torrent.
Kickass Torrents’s alleged founder, Artem Vaulin, was arrested in Poland KAT’s domains were seized. And now interesting story is being floating around as the company behind the KickassTorrents has been disappeared from the internet. Cytponeat, a software company behind the KAT has been wiped out of the Internet and more interesting thing is that the company’s main domain has expired.
According to the United States Government, KickassTorrents was operated through Cryptoneat, an alleged “front company” located in Ukraine.
“Cryptoneat is a software development company crafting our own products since 2008. Our latest project is Wine scanner iOS application Wineeapp.com,” the site read in January 2016. Before getting expired, Cryptoneat operated from two URLs, .COM and .UA.
Every social presence of the company is being deleted as Cryptoneat’s Facebook and Instagram accounts have since been disabled. Cryptoneat which might have been home to 50 employees now listed only single employee in their linkedin page.