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Friday June 29, 2012

How Long Does Your ISP Store IP-Address Logs?

Don't know how long your ISP stores IP-address logs? This article at TorrentFreak will help you find out.

The ongoing avalanche of mass-BitTorrent lawsuits reveal that IP-addresses can get people into a heap of trouble and it’s not unusual for Internet subscribers to be wrongfully accused of sharing copyrighted material. This begs the question, for how long are these IP-addresses stored? To find out, TorrentFreak asked some of the largest Internet providers in the US about their logging practices.