Popular torrent website kat.cr (KickassTorrents) is currently down. If you visit kat.cr you will be directed to a blank webpage that says “This webpage is not available” and shows a ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED error. There is no specified reason as to why kat.cr is down. Websites that contain torrents and streaming videos are commonly down for various reasons.
A ERR_NAME_RESOLUTION_FAILED error is usually associated with client side DNS errors; However, many internet users are experiencing issues accessing kat.cr which suggest that the website has moved, been removed, or is experiencing server issues.
More information will be added to this post when available.
UPDATE: Kat.cr is back up and accessible to some. Reports indicate that the website may load very slowly and will only show HTML text.