Careful with the torrents... - MMA Forum - UFC Forums - UFC Results - MMA Videos
The Lounge General off topic chat.

Reply

Old 06-19-2009, 02:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
Defecato, ergo sum
 
Gluteal Cleft's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,151
Gluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level now
Careful with the torrents...

Zuffa has wised up to torrents, and is now sending out DMCA letters. They appear to be sitting in on TPB torrent swarms, and recording all of the peers.
__________________
Defecato, ergo sum.


Leading the Thiago Silva bandwagon
Gluteal Cleft is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 06-19-2009, 03:05 PM   #2 (permalink)
Stone Cold Crazy
 
KnockinUout's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2007
Location: Detroit
Posts: 1,702
KnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level nowKnockinUout is on another level now
How do we beware of them? Whats the word on them finding people downloading this crap? Are they only really searching for someone downloading like crazy or even the simplist of music downloader should beware?
KnockinUout is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 03:06 PM   #3 (permalink)
Banned
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: USA
Posts: 471
Villian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black SheepVillian Is A Black Sheep
what are DMCA letters?
Villian is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 03:15 PM   #4 (permalink)
Sexy as F
 
Evil Ira's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tyne and Wear, UK
Posts: 2,044
Evil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By All
Fortunate for me, I keep DVDs.
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by Evil Ira View Post
Top Five Ways to paper cut your balls.
Quote:
Originally Posted by name goes here View Post
4 trying to teach your willy to read
Evil Ira is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 04:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
Defecato, ergo sum
 
Gluteal Cleft's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,151
Gluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level nowGluteal Cleft is on another level now
They (actually, the company they hire to watch for them) use a special bittorrent client. They join the regular torrent swarms, and to all of the other clients, they look like a regular connection. So, Knockin, if you download through any public tracker, you are taking a chance.

Here is an example of a DMCA letter.
__________________
Defecato, ergo sum.


Leading the Thiago Silva bandwagon
Gluteal Cleft is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 04:52 PM   #6 (permalink)
The Revolution
 
SimplyNate's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,018
SimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He CrossesSimplyNate Is Respected By All He Crosses
Peerguardian is your friend. Not to mention Canada is still pretty lax on the subject.
__________________
SimplyNate is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 05:30 PM   #7 (permalink)
Sexy as F
 
Evil Ira's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Tyne and Wear, UK
Posts: 2,044
Evil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By AllEvil Ira Is Beloved By All
Quote:
Originally Posted by SimplyNate View Post
Peerguardian is your friend. Not to mention Canada is still pretty lax on the subject.
__________________

Quote:
Originally Posted by Evil Ira View Post
Top Five Ways to paper cut your balls.
Quote:
Originally Posted by name goes here View Post
4 trying to teach your willy to read
Evil Ira is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 08:04 PM   #8 (permalink)
Gabba Gabba Hey

 
dudeabides's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Pensacola, FL
Posts: 17,646
dudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchabledudeabides Is Untouchable
Who would do something like this? How utterly shocking.
dudeabides is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 08:41 PM   #9 (permalink)
Lightweight
 
attention's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Vancouver BC
Posts: 1,949
Blog Entries: 3
attention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By Allattention Is Beloved By All
why torrent when you can usenet?

usenet has been around forever and is based on the 'honor' system, like a mail client... they assume a person posting data will give their real info (NOT!)
attention is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-19-2009, 10:59 PM   #10 (permalink)
Bantamweight
 
CashKola's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Michigan
Posts: 510
CashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the roughCashKola is a jewel in the rough
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gluteal Cleft View Post
They (actually, the company they hire to watch for them) use a special bittorrent client. They join the regular torrent swarms, and to all of the other clients, they look like a regular connection. So, Knockin, if you download through any public tracker, you are taking a chance.

Here is an example of a DMCA letter.
So are these DMCA letters anything more than just a "Hey don't do that" letter?

Also, how does this Peer Guardian work? Can people still seed off of you? Does it just block companies like the one Zuffa has hired to catch you?
__________________
"Everybody underestimates the kick in the groin." - Bas Rutten
CashKola is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are On

VerticalSports
Baseball Forum Golf Forum Boxing Forum Snowmobile Forum
Basketball Forum Soccer Forum MMA Forum PWC Forum
Football Forum Cricket Forum Wrestling Forum ATV Forum
Hockey Forum Volleyball Forum Paintball Forum Snowboarding Forum
Tennis Forum Rugby Forums Lacrosse Forum Skiing Forums
Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
Powered by vBulletin Copyright © 2000-2009 Jelsoft Enterprises Limited.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios