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Entertainment industry petitions congress for permission to use spyware, viruses against piracy

VR-Zone: The entertainment industry in the U.S. recently released a report about how pirated movies and other copyrighted material has put a damper on sales. Titled the “IP Commission Report” and presented by the "Commission on the Theft of American Intellectual Property", the report is requesting from the U.S. government permission to plant viruses, spyware or other types of tracking programs to help thwart IP theft.

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