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UK Anti-Piracy Firm E-mails Reveal Cavalier Attitude Toward Legal Threats

September 25th, 2010 09:22 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

Khyber writes “A recent DDoS attack against a UK-based anti-pirating firm, ACS:Law, has resulted in a large backup archive of the server contents being made available for download, [and this archive] is now being hosted by the Pirate Bay. Within this archive are e-mails from Andrew Crossley basically admitting that he is running a scam job, sending out thousands of frivolous legal threats on the premise that a percentage pay up immediately to avoid legal hassles.”

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