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What is File Sharing?

File sharing is the practice of disseminating or providing access to digital media, such as software programs, media (video, audio & images), or documents. File sharing may be achieved in a number of ways. Common methods storing and sharing include manual distribution using removable media, servers on computer networks, links on the web and peer-to-peer […]

Steer clear of P2P websites

Peer-to-peer (P2P) websites are fraught with risk. While you’re searching for links to torrents, you might see thumbnails for stories that seem oddly relevant or interesting, with titles like “New rule in [your location].” A lot of these links lead to malware, so don’t click them or, better yet, don’t visit P2P sites to begin […]