RE: MiiVi got Dugg

From: Dylan Douglas <dylan_at_mediadefender.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2007 14:16:43 -0700

Here's a good one:

http://ca.answers.yahoo.com/question/index.php?qid=20070704022903AAkgioW

... in Spanish on Yahoo Canada.

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Dylan Douglas
MediaDefender
 

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Ben Ebert
>Sent: Wednesday, July 04, 2007 2:21 PM
>To: Dylan Douglas; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Subject: Re: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>No press is bad press if we can get someone to print a
>retraction article about the spyware. Sucks that people will
>just make crap up and print it though, not much we can do
>about the pirate sites.
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>Sent from my BlackBerry Wireless Handheld
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>----- Original Message -----
>From: Dylan Douglas
>To: Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail); Ben Ebert
>Sent: Wed Jul 04 13:42:25 2007
>Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>Another glowing article:
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>http://www.zeropaid.com/news/8877/Gotcha!+New+MPAA+Site+Tries+t
o+Trick+Users+into+Illegally+Downloading+Movies
><http://airjrdn.wordpress.com/2007/07/04/gotcha-new-mpaa-site-t
ries-to-trick-users-into-illegally-downloading-movies/>
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>I didn't know we were so crafty:
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> Also offers the ability to download video content using
>a custom client which also scans if the user has downloaded
>copyrighted files.
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>Dylan Douglas
>MediaDefender
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>From: Steve Lyons
>Sent: Tue 7/3/2007 11:43 PM
>To: Jay Mairs; Dylan Douglas; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Subject: Re: MiiVi got Dugg
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>I've issued a shutdown -h now command, that server is
>completely offline.
>
>Steve
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: Jay Mairs
>To: Dylan Douglas; Steve Lyons; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Sent: Tue Jul 03 23:43:02 2007
>Subject: Re: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>The ip is 38.102.232.160 and it's currently NOT responding to
>pings, which is good.
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>----- Original Message -----
>From: Dylan Douglas
>To: Jay Mairs; Steve Lyons; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Sent: Tue Jul 03 23:40:10 2007
>Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>I did a shutdown on the server, so it should be down now.
>Steve can check to make sure it doesn't reboot, but since the
>miivi.com no longer points to it, I can't really check (I
>don't remember the old ip).
>
>Anyway, the only thing on the server is really the database.
>All the code is CVSed so that's safe.
>
>----------
>Dylan Douglas
>MediaDefender
>
>________________________________
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>From: Jay Mairs
>Sent: Tue 7/3/2007 9:59 PM
>To: Steve Lyons; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Dylan Douglas; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Subject: Re: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>
>
>Steve, please redirect miivi.com to point to an ip that's not
>one of ours (random ip or whatever).
>
>Dylan, if there's nothing critical running on the miivi
>server, please shut the computer down. If there is something
>critical on there, please let us know ASAP.
>
>
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: Steve Lyons
>To: Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Jay Mairs; Ty Heath; Dylan Douglas; Ben Grodsky
>Sent: Tue Jul 03 21:18:15 2007
>Subject: Re: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>I have not turned off the server itself, I do not know what
>other database funcitons it is serving, however I have turned
>off the web server and now the website is non-functional. If
>this server needs to be completely shutdown, please let me know.
>
>Steve Lyons
>
>
>On 7/3/07 9:05 PM, "Randy Saaf" <randy_at_mediadefender.com> wrote:
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> This is really fucked.
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> Let's pull miivi offline.
>
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> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Ben Grodsky
> To: Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs
> Sent: Tue Jul 03 20:38:13 2007
> Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg
>
> Call me, if we're running a fire drill of some kind --
>323.394.6637.
>
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> From: Ben Grodsky
> Sent: Tue 03-Jul-07 20:23
> To: Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs
> Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>
> K. looking at the registry info more closely, I don't
>think it's because of the domain transfer. It looks like this
>was a cached result from March.... the current whois doesn't
>say "MediaDefender," but the Digg article does refer to MiiVi
>being owned by Randy Saaf of MediaDefender.
>
> R + O, what needs to happen?! Do you want the server pulled?
>
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> From: Ben Grodsky
> Sent: Tue 03-Jul-07 20:19
> To: MIIVI; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera; Steve Lyons
> Subject: MiiVi got Dugg
>
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> Looks like the domain transfer has screwed us over:
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>http://torrentfreak.com/anti-piracy-gang-launches-their-own-vid
eo-download-site-to-trap-people/
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> http://digg.com/users/AcePup/news/dugg
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> -Ben
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