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.
Be wary of ads on the Internet offering downloadable antispyware—in some cases these products may be fake and may actually contain spyware or other malicious code. Computer operating systems are periodically updated to stay in tune with technology requirements and to fix security holes.
Be sure to install the updates to ensure your computer has the latest protection.
If it detects malicious code, like a virus or a worm, it works to disarm or remove it.