Tag: pirates

iiTrial: AFACT cites NBN in piracy crackdown talks 
Google offers four step attack against pirates 
By Tom Brewster | Dec 5, 2010 | Comment Now 
Pledges to help rights holders through its search results.
Accidental Pirate tightens disclosure rule 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 3, 2010 | Comment Now 
New clause douses 'honeypot' suspicion.
Accidental Pirate site is no honeypot: IP group 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 1, 2010 | Comment Now 
"Nothing clandestine" despite information disclosure clause.
Proud pirates can expect education: IPAF  
By Ry Crozier | Aug 30, 2010 | Comment Now 
Two-year campaign kicks off.
Premier League chases football pirates 
By Andrew Charlesworth | Sep 23, 2009 | Comment Now 
Legal action begins against file-sharing site.
Companies urged to embrace the piracy model 
By Phil Muncaster | May 16, 2009 | Comment Now 
Companies should try to copy pirates rather than wasting time trying to beat them, according to experts at a UK conference.
Pirates scoff at Microsoft's anti-piracy day 
By Fernando Cassia | Oct 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
The same day that Microsoft launched its global "Anti Piracy Day" the crazy "pirates" from Sweden that run the Pirate Bay, self defined as the "World's largest BitTorrent ...
Microsoft launches aggressive pursuit of pirates 
By Kathryn Small | Oct 22, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has launched a devastating attack against alleged counterfeiters and pirates, taking simultaneous legal action in Australia and 48 countries on six continents for ...
Microsoft goes after 'career pirates' 
By Shaun Nichols | Jun 12, 2008 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has filed 21 lawsuits in US Federal courts as part of an effort to stop those who continually pirate its software.
Europe rules on pirates' privacy 
By Iain Thomson | Jan 31, 2008 | Comment Now 
The European Court of Justice has ruled that ISPs cannot be forced to hand over the personal details of those under suspicion of digital piracy.
Microsoft pursues US pirates  
By Doug Woodburn | Nov 2, 2007 | Comment Now 
Software giant files 20 lawsuits in the US as it unveils a new website tohelp partners spot illegal software
US firm gives finger to digital pirates 
By Robert Jaques | Aug 10, 2007 | Comment Now 
New York-based media monitoring firm, Competitrack, has introduced the latest weapon against piracy in the form of its video fingerprinting technology for policing online video ...
US$1M reward for dobbing in pirates  
By Frank Washkuch | Jul 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
The US Business Software Alliance, an advocacy group representing major software manufacturers, has announced that it has raised its reward incentive for turning in suspected ...
Night vision goggles used to catch movie pirates 
By Iain Thomson | May 30, 2007 | Comment Now 
Night vision goggles to seek out movie tapers..
Pirates of the Caribbean spam spreading 
By Matt Chapman | May 28, 2007 | Comment Now 
Movie goers are being targeted by a spam email about the latest Pirates of the Caribbean movie which downloads a Trojan horse.
Hackers beat the pirates 
By Clement James | May 16, 2007 | Comment Now 
Swedish BitTorrent site The Pirate Bay has admitted that its website was hacked and a database containing 1.6 million user names and passwords stolen.
Microsoft cracks down on Vista pirates 
By Matt Chapman | Dec 18, 2006 | Comment Now 
'Frankenbuild' software walks the plank.
Symantec sues software pirates 
By Tom Sanders | Dec 15, 2006 | Comment Now 
Counterfeit operation netted over US$15m.
Symantec sues software pirates 
By Tom Sanders | Dec 15, 2006 | Comment Now 
Symantec has filed legal complaints against seven people who belong to a group of software distributors, alleging that the group engaged in selling counterfeit Symantec software.
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