Internet protocol TV or simply internet TV usually called iptv is popular name in the recent time. It is streaming and there are many streaming sites which are using pirated contents for the audiences by violating copyright laws. You may be using any site for watching internet TV, but have you ever bothered to check about its authenticity? You might not have thought of that as most people do. There are so many sites which seem to be good for entertainment, but they may be illegal. You never smelled fishy about the site you access most of the times, but you can be traced from your IP address.
Consequences of watching Illegal streaming
It is easy to trace the user of IPTV. Maybe, you don’t remember but your internet service provider might have issued notice for watching for accessing illegal site. How did he come to know because you never disclosed it to anybody? It is your internet protocol (IP) address which can reveal this to your internet service provider. If you don’t use, it’s good but if you have been using, stop it now because you can be sued for watching illegal streaming sites. You may find their services to be good, but these are not good for your reputation.
How this makes you a culprit
You may be thinking that you are not streaming the contents and how can you become culprit by watching IPTV. Illegal activity remains illegal forever, regardless of the fact whether you are performing this activity or you’re supporting the illegal performer. Here are some points that will make you understand how this makes you a culprit. You are receiving copyrighted content from the supplier which is not authorized to sell it or pass on to some end-user. By downloading the content, you also become a supplier of the content by being a component of the network computers which are uploading this content to other users.