The Shadow Internet


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Unformatted text preview: doption? Implications of BitTorrent Implications New way for PIRATES to distribute movies and other illegal content. Example site: The Pirate Bay (SWE) More than 2 million registered users When Dreamworks sent cease and desist order for posting of Shrek 2, they sent a letter back saying: Letter from The Pirate Bay Letter "As you may or may not be aware, Sweden is not a state in the United States of America. Sweden is a country in northern Europe [and] US law does not apply here.” “It is the opinion of us and our lawyers that you are fucking morons.&quo...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2014 for the course JOUR 2000W taught by Professor Katefarrish during the Spring '12 term at UConn.

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