Re: MiiVi got Dugg

From: Ben Ebert <ben_at_mediadefender.com>
Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2007 15:02:52 -0700

I will attempt to get all referenes to miivi removed from wiki. I should easily be able to get It contested. We'll see if I can get rid of it.
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----- Original Message -----
From: Randy Saaf
To: Dylan Douglas; Ben Ebert; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs; Octavio Herrera
Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
Sent: Thu Jul 05 14:55:10 2007
Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg

Ben E:

 

Can you please do what you can to eliminate this entry? Let me know if you have any success.

 

R

 

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From: Dylan Douglas
Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2007 2:20 PM
To: Ben Ebert; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg

 

Better yet:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaDefender

 

Miivi.com

In February 2007, MediaDefender launched a video sharing site called Miivi.com in order to trap unsuspecting uploaders of copyrighted content.[5] <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaDefender#_note-4> [6] <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MediaDefender#_note-5>



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Dylan Douglas
MediaDefender


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Dylan Douglas
>Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2007 2:17 PM
>To: Ben Ebert; Steve Lyons; Jay Mairs; Randy Saaf; Octavio Herrera
>Cc: Ty Heath; Ben Grodsky; Ivan Kwok (gmail)
>Subject: RE: MiiVi got Dugg
>
>Here's a good one:
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>http://ca.answers.yahoo.com/question/index.php?qid=200707040229
03AAkgioW
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>... in Spanish on Yahoo Canada.
>
>-----
>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:
>>
>>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/>
>>
>>I didn't know we were so crafty:
>>
>> 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
>>
>>________________________________
>>
>>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
>>
>>
>>
>>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
>>
>>________________________________
>>
>>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.
>>
>> 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
>>
>>
>>
>> Looks like the domain transfer has screwed us over:
>>
>>
>>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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