[QUOTE=TSJnachos117;2705821]Are they really trying to combat piracy, or are they trying to combat privacy?[/QUOTE]
There is no “trying”, they resolve piracy threats right away. Usually within weeks or even days. By issuing firmware updates that disables it. The PS3 has become anti-pirate proof since 2011 when firmware 3.56 was released.
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