P2P is Thievery

The New York Times has an interesting story about how the P2P (including Morpheus, LimeWire and Kazaa) or other shareware that you downloaded may be hijacking the affiliate payments from nice sites like Street Tech to pay someone else. This has got to be illegal, and if it’s not, something really ought to be done. The article in the times has the steps needed to remove the stealware like LimeShop, SaveNow and BuyerSport from your computer.