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To discourage theft and anauthorized redistribution, some of our media files are protected with embedded data. When you download some media files, data is embedded in the file including a hashed reference to the subscriber's account. When we discover a file that has been illegally published we can examine the embedded information and determine which subscriber downloaded the file.