A local theater has already filed a lawsuit against the provider -- will Disney follow?
Jailbroken, malware-infested pirate streaming devices are being sold on eBay, Craigslist, and the dark web
'Free' shows and movies may come at a cost
In contrast, only 17.4 million watched it legally across all of HBO's platforms
20,934 users fell victim to infected downloads
Most consumers don't want to break the law
More than a dozen users will lose their internet
Stream ripping being the most popular method
Copyright trolls want personal information of operators behind ShowBox, Popcorn Time, and YTS websites
Copyright owners will need more if they want a successful legal case
Duplication of restore discs remains contested
Pirates charge a small fee for access to live broadcasts, premium networks and pay per view events
You can't make this stuff up
Europe cracks down on "Kodi boxes"
But will it have much of an impact?