In most cases specialized software like Adobe Premiere results in no punishment if you don’t make a profit with it.
General software, music and movies are some times punishable
Fines in between $2,000- $ 2,000,000
Go Directly To prison for 2 – 10 years
Why Do People Do This
They believe that nothings going to happen to them
To get all there software free
Prestige of being the first to hack the program
EX. The pirating team called Deviance always likes to be first to break the program
What Are The Odds!!
Most people think if they just copy U.S products the would be safe! But little than most know there not!
As a user you have less of a chance of getting caught because of the cost of tracing you down vs. removing one illegal user.
It greatly depends on if you are a software pirate or a
pirated software user. If a profit is made
or if someone is being tricked into
believing it is real the like hood in
being pursued is increased
Terms plagiarism: the act of plagiarizing; taking someone's words or ideas as if they were your own Piracy written programs or procedures or rules and associated documentation pertaining to the operation of a computer system Software Bit Torrent is a peer-to-peer file sharing protocol used to distribute large amounts of data. The initial distributor of the complete file or collection acts as the first seed. Torrent Definition Word
Every day software is pirated and new software protections are developed and attacked by software pirates
I think there will always be pirated software and pirates to sail the internet looking for software booty.
They cant wear those funny hooks because they’re to darn hard to type with!!