Some of the most common crimes associated with Peer-to-Peer networks are the following: Copyright Infringement: It is a violation of federal law to distribute copyrighted music, movies, software, games, and other works without authorization.
There are important national economic consequences associated with such theft.
If you receive unsolicited e-mail offers or spam, you can forward the messages to the Federal Trade Commission at [email protected]
For the the latest e-scams and warnings, visit the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center.
The FBI is educating and warning citizens about certain risks and dangers associated with the use of Peer-to-Peer systems on the Internet.