Sky Broadband? Torrenting Porn? BUSTED!

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  • Psychotext 27 Sep 2010 17:58:22 52,782 posts
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    [QUOTE]The personal details of thousands of Sky broadband customers have been leaked on to the internet, alongside a list of pornographic movies they are alleged to have shared online.

    The list, seen by BBC News, details the full names and addresses of over 5,300 people thought by law firm ACS:Law to be illegally sharing adult films.[/QUOTE]
    [QUOTE]A BBC investigation in August found a number of people saying they were wrongly accused by ACS:Law of illegal file-sharing. UK consumer group Which? says it has also received a number of complaints. Many contest that IP addresses can be spoofed.

    The leak contains around 1,000 confidential e-mails, along with the list, which was an attachment on one of the messages.

    The collection was then uploaded to file sharing website, The Pirate Bay where it is being shared by hundreds of users. [/QUOTE]

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-11418962
  • ecureuil 27 Sep 2010 17:59:19 76,023 posts
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    Fuck me, hope this doesn't happen with my ISP.
  • heyyo 27 Sep 2010 18:01:04 14,374 posts
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    Power owned.
  • mal 27 Sep 2010 18:01:17 21,961 posts
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    If your ISP were talking to ACS:Law then it might be too late.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • Hunam 27 Sep 2010 18:02:41 20,674 posts
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    aka 1,000 lonely dudes need to learn to tick the encryption box.
  • mal 27 Sep 2010 18:05:07 21,961 posts
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    More than 1000, if you read it again.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • Deleted user 27 September 2010 18:06:20
    Lol
  • CosmicFuzz 27 Sep 2010 18:09:41 21,244 posts
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    Yeah, was reading an article about them (I think...) and apparantly the only ISPs they're not targeting is TalkTalk and Virgin.

    I'm worth Virgin so good stuff!

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  • mcmonkeyplc 27 Sep 2010 18:14:56 38,899 posts
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    How many times do I have to tell you people?

    It's all about the streaming! Stream your porn! This isn't the early noughties.

    Come and get it cumslingers!

  • Syrette 27 Sep 2010 18:16:49 41,864 posts
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    cough

    Widge wrote:
    http://torrentfreak.com/acslaw-anti-piracy-law-firm-torn-apart-by-leaked-emails-100925/

    same company I believe

  • Fab4 27 Sep 2010 18:24:05 5,692 posts
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    If you happen to get a letter from ACS:Law, either ignore it or reply telling them to 'go fuck themselves'.
  • Psychotext 27 Sep 2010 18:24:52 52,782 posts
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    foreverafternothing wrote:
    cough

    Widge wrote:
    http://torrentfreak.com/acslaw-anti-piracy-law-firm-torn-apart-by-leaked-emails-100925/

    same company I believe
    That's great. What an utter bunch of cretins.
  • Deleted user 27 September 2010 18:33:26
    TPB is sharing with "hundreds" of users? :D
  • graysonavich 27 Sep 2010 18:36:59 6,802 posts
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    Torrentslol
  • Dan234 27 Sep 2010 18:43:27 2,232 posts
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    So can they get you over copyright if you download their e-mails?
  • Pirotic Moderator 27 Sep 2010 18:46:21 20,646 posts
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    mal wrote:
    More than 1000, if you read it again.
    \

    Nearly 5000.. I can't believe I have that many alias names :(
  • silentbob 27 Sep 2010 18:51:01 28,918 posts
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    Only pauper muppets use Torrents these days, and frankly deserve everything they get.

    And that is in no way a disproportionate response to this story.

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  • Deckard1 27 Sep 2010 18:57:06 25,414 posts
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    So... there's a better way to get free porn than torrents? What is it? I ask only so I can avoid it in the future.

    Called it

  • Deleted user 27 September 2010 18:59:47
    There's better ways to get anything.
  • Waffleaber 27 Sep 2010 19:03:09 312 posts
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    Good old 4chan, there's always a couple of geniuses in amongst the swearing, sexist, racist perverts. Might as well download the list to see if there's anyone I know on it.

    @Deckard1
    I point you towards mcmonkeyplc's comment. Downloading porn indeed, pft.
  • funkyd 27 Sep 2010 19:09:39 7,522 posts
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    Waffleaber wrote:
    Good old 4chan, there's always a couple of geniuses in amongst the swearing, sexist, racist perverts. Might as well download the list to see if there's anyone I know on it.

    It won't be a list of names, just IP addresses I think.
  • Deckard1 27 Sep 2010 19:11:40 25,414 posts
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    CrispyXUK64 wrote:
    There's better ways to get anything.

    reeeeally? And what would they be? Again, just so I can avoid these in the future.

    Called it

  • Psychotext 27 Sep 2010 19:14:57 52,782 posts
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    funkyd wrote:
    It won't be a list of names, just IP addresses I think.
    The list, seen by BBC News, details the full names and addresses of over 5,300 people thought by law firm ACS:Law to be illegally sharing adult films.
    L2R!
  • heyyo 27 Sep 2010 19:19:11 14,374 posts
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    Waffleaber wrote:
    Good old 4chan, there's always a couple of geniuses in amongst the swearing, sexist, racist perverts. Might as well download the list to see if there's anyone I know on it.

    Everyone you know watches or has watched porn, not much point downloading the list.
  • LionheartDJH 27 Sep 2010 19:21:20 19,295 posts
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    CosmicFuzz wrote:

    I'm worth Virgin so good stuff!

    Huh?

    She dives for cheese pasties

  • heyyo 27 Sep 2010 19:23:01 14,374 posts
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    LionheartDJH wrote:
    CosmicFuzz wrote:

    I'm worth Virgin so good stuff!

    Huh?

    What kinds of stuff?
  • askew 27 Sep 2010 19:26:16 11,456 posts
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    Goats!
  • funkyd 27 Sep 2010 19:27:12 7,522 posts
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    Psychotext wrote:
    funkyd wrote:
    It won't be a list of names, just IP addresses I think.
    The list, seen by BBC News, details the full names and addresses of over 5,300 people thought by law firm ACS:Law to be illegally sharing adult films.
    L2R!

    I was on my phone when I read that, wasn't paying attention :(
  • ronuds 27 Sep 2010 19:27:56 21,788 posts
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    Deckard1 wrote:
    So... there's a better way to get free porn than torrents? What is it? I ask only so I can avoid it in the future.

    tube8, brah
  • RyanDS 27 Sep 2010 19:28:19 8,700 posts
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    Deckard1 wrote:
    CrispyXUK64 wrote:
    There's better ways to get anything.

    reeeeally? And what would they be? Again, just so I can avoid these in the future.

    I also would like to know this way so that I can tell my freinds not to do it. Streaming sites for porn are the rage I hear, but what about socially acceptable stuff?
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