Tag Archives: criminal enterprise

Judge declines to kill 25 Petabytes of Megaupload data

Ever wondered how much storing 25 petabytes of Megaupload data might cost you? Try $9,000 a day.  Last week, attorneys for the former top cyberlocker Megaupload came out swinging, calling the criminal prosecution of the site’s top executives “unduly adventurous,” while accusing the government of trying to destroy evidence in the case. “In essence, the […]

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Megaupload Has Been Shut Down by the DoJ

Justice Department Charges Leaders of Megaupload with Widespread Online Copyright Infringement An indictment was given against the individuals and two corporations, Megaupload Limited and Vestor Limited.   The investigation was initiated and led by the FBI at the National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center (IPR Center), with assistance from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s Homeland […]

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