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mediadefender

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End of the world as Hollywood knows it

Facing immense change, the studios appear to have accepted that they can't kill file sharing. At the same time, they seem to be in denial about future revenue streams.

By October 20, 2009

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Web Sheriff doing it different than MediaDefender

United Kingdom-based Web Sheriff opts for a more 'tempered' approach than does its rival to fighting online piracy.

By September 25, 2007

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MediaDefender is wake-up call for entertainment sector

Tactics used on both sides of the piracy fight continue to get nastier, but scorched-earth mindset may be self-defeating.

By September 20, 2007

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Report:MediaDefender e-mails leaked to Web

Leak casts light on controversial tactics that may have been employed by the anti-piracy company.

By September 16, 2007

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In Revision3 DOS outage, has Hollywood gone too far?

Web TV network accuses MediaDefender of causing its outage and taking out a legitimate business by being overzealous in its fight against piracy.

By May 29, 2008

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Revision3 blames antipiracy firm for DOS attack

Web TV network says MediaDefender had been misusing its network for months and when access was shut down the traffic backed up, causing denial-of-service attack that shut down Revision3 for 3-4 days.

By May 29, 2008

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Collateral damage in the war on piracy

In the battle between big copyright interests and digital file-loaders, things are starting to get out of hand.

By May 29, 2008

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The most crazy tech story since the HP pretexting scandal

Maybe temporary insanity will serve as a defense strategy but the emerging story of the weekend denial-of-service attack against Revision3 boggles the imagination.

By May 29, 2008

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News.com Daily Podcast: Helping companies take green baby steps

Rev3 says it's nailed the culprit of DOS attacks that hit the site; Lenovo preps for the Olympics; and a marketing firm that's helping other companies get green.

By May 29, 2008

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The 404 110: Where it's not a virus, it's a worm

Mess with the best, die like the rest! We don't hack the planet, but we do spout off about the MediaDefender's hack (code name: IRONY), pedagogical foursomes, John Wayne as a weapon, and Korean child star Ju-On's surprise appearance in Denver.

By May 30, 2008