this is the e-mail i got today
Dear MR XXXXXXXXXXX
Rogers Cable (Rogers) has received a notice stating that activities
associated with your IP address are infringing copyright in material(s)
owned or exclusively licensed by others.
The relevant portions of the notice are appended to this e-mail.
Under the Rogers Yahoo! Hi-Speed Internet End User Agreement (EUA) and
Acceptable Use Policy (AUP), you are prohibited from using the Rogers
Yahoo! Hi-Speed Internet service to engage in illegal activities,
including activities that infringe copyright. Copies of our EUA and AUP are
Where there has been a violation of our EUA and/or AUP, including the
unauthorized distribution of copyright-protected material, Rogers has
the right to take appropriate action against you.
If you have any questions about the attached copyright notice, please
contact the sender of the notice using the contact information provided
in the notice. Please do not reply to this e-mail.
We trust you will comply with our policies and all applicable laws in
using the Rogers Yahoo! Hi-Speed Internet service.
EUA Management Team
Rogers Yahoo Hi-Speed Internet
oftware Alliance (BSA) and The Canadian Alliance Against Software Theft (CAAST) has determined that the connection listed below,
which appears to be using an Internet account under your control, is using a
BitTorrent network to offer unlicensed copies of copyrighted computer
programs published by the BSA’s and CAAST’s member companies.
Date Found: 18 Jun 2005 04:37:30 EDT (GMT -0400)
IP Address: xx.xxx.xx.x
IP Port: 16881
Content being offered:
The above computer program(s) is/are being made available for copying,
through downloading, at the above location without authorization from the
copyright owner(s). THIS IS A VIOLATION OF CANADIAN COPYRIGHT LAW AND, WE
ASSUME, OF YOUR TERMS OF SERVICE.
Based upon BSA’s and CAAST’s representation of the copyright owners in
anti-piracy matters, we have a good faith belief that none of the
materials or activities listed above have been authorized by the rightholders,
their agents, or the law. BSA and CAAST represent that the information in this
notification is accurate and states, under penalty of perjury, that it is
authorized to act in this matter on behalf of the copyright owners listed
We hereby give notice of these activities to you and request that you
WHAT DO I DO!!!
WHAT IS THE WORST THAT CAN HAPPEN!!!