The term ‘piracy’ fogs the issues for comms providers and content owners. Stealing a signal is not like sailing a ship; it is made possible by tech changes that some are trying to ignore.
Trademarked brands are withdrawing goods from online retailers like Amazon because they are upset with the sale of counterfeits.
Obtaining a good copy of video and audio content is hard enough; subtitles place an additional demand on pirates.
Even little children know more about intellectual property than some of the people embarrassing our profession.
Cox used a ‘thirteen strike’ process where subscribers retained their service despite repeated downloading of pirated music.
Taking possession of a domain name is another way to prevent online piracy.
If a business tried to extort money by claiming you infringed their patent, would you be willing to fight them to a courtroom conclusion? Sandvine did, and won.
Assurance never rests, not even on Christmas Day! Neither does Commsrisk, so here is some fluff about Mariah Carey wanting a puppy whilst leaking lots of money.
There was no password protection nor encryption to stop people accessing personal data stored on a server run by one of the founders of app firm AI.type.
The EU’s highest court has determined key parameters for when it is legal to offer a cloud-based video recording service.