Can anyone explain the hype about Iceland? With actual facts. Their biggest datacenter, which all the competitors use, was hosting Silk Road in 2013. They fully cooperated with U.S. law enforcement, even though legally they could probably not to. (If you see Flokinet or OrangeWebsite, it's just rebranded IP whois under ThorDC/Advania which is the actual DC). Quote from Iceland's laws: Theoretically if you insult, mock, or libel