Norway plots DNS blocking and further restrictions on payments

Betsson and Kindred say it is business as usual in the jurisdiction despite parliament discussing new measures

Norway’s government has proposed blocking the DNS addresses of all foreign operators in an effort to further protect its state monopoly. The proposal, put together by the Norwegian regulator (Lotteritilsynet), will be presented in parliament on 7 May and includes amendments to the Payment Prohibition Ban implemented in 2010. Changes include blocking DNS addresses for…

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