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MyDoom Targets RIAA
Feb 25, 2004 4:00 PM PSTSecurity experts announced Wednesday that MyDoom.F is the newest variant in the chain of viruses that started in January and infected up to one million computers worldwide in just two days.
Yahoo, Google Standoff
Feb 25, 2004 3:00 PM PSTOnly a week after Yahoo announced plans to get rid of Google as a search partner and establish itself as an independent search engine, the tables have turned for both Google and its rivals.
FBI Seizes Chat Room Servers
Feb 25, 2004 1:00 PM PSTThe Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) stormed CIT Hosting, a private hosting company, with allegations that the company was aiding "cyber crime" and "terrorist" activities; a general term provided under the shield of the U.S. Patriot Act.
Brits In Arms Over Violent Porn
Feb 25, 2004 12:00 PM PSTThe controversy over the porn-inspired strangulation of a piano teacher last month after her assailant surfed porn sites that featured dead and tortured women continues to gain momentum among British lawmakers.
FBI Endorses Cyber Crime Effort
Feb 20, 2004 12:00 PM PSTThe FBI gave Hollywood its official permission to use the FBI name and logo to fight digital piracy. Although some critics of the decision think the blanket endorsement will only confuse consumers
Nords Strive To Define Porn
Feb 20, 2004 12:00 AM PSTA court trial against a porn publisher for violating a decency criminal code is being used as a flagship case for the future definition of pornography in the Netherlands
Porn While Driving
Feb 20, 2004 12:00 AM PSTCars and utility vehicles equipped with DVD players and televisions may be a saving grace for parents on long road trips, but in some cases, the temptation to watch porn is just too much for many drivers
Jones Hearing Set For March
Feb 20, 2004 12:00 AM PSTAfter a decision last month to grant the Jones defense motion to suppress all evidence, the judge has granted the prosecution leave to file for reconsideration
Voice Activated Internet Porn?
Feb 20, 2004 12:00 AM PSTVoice-activated computer commands are close to becoming a reality, says the World Wide Web Consortium, although after a year in the works, patent disputes are raging
Larry Flynt/Abortion Hypocrisy
Feb 19, 2004 12:00 AM PSTPre-election mud slinging slipped into high gear this week as the presidential rat race quickened its pace, with Larry Flynt adding fuel to the fire, alleging that President George Bush
Legal Protection for Amateur Shoots
Any adult industry professional who creates video content with actual first-time amateurs will come to an early knowledge that later performer regret is commonplace. Recognized performers who regularly...
Legal Options to Address Pirated Cam Performances
Many webcam performers have experienced a new trend in online piracy — the illegal recording and publication of live webcam performances. The “business model” is disturbingly simple:...
A Retrospective on the Adult Industry’s Tall Climb
As certainly the oldest member of the current adult-industry Fourth Estate, and having written for many adult publications, some of which no longer exist, I write this in the first person which, if you...