"Does She Look Like a Music Pirate?" (In Depth, May 5, 2008)"Does She Look Like a Music Pirate?" (In Depth, May 5, 2008) used the phrase "IP spoofing" imprecisely. The story used the term to describe the practice of hacking into another person's computer to assume its Internet Protocol address when illegally downloading music. "IP spoofing" normally refers to the practice of disguising a computer's address to send out spam or other harmful data traffic.