I don’t like to say told you so, but …. told you so!
There are a lot of good people who used MegaUpload for legitimate purposes who have now lost access to their data. I just hope that they have made backups of their own as I suspect it will be a long time before they can gain access to their data whilst the authorities search through the files looking for more evidence of copyright infringement.
I have and always will have a big problem with my data being stored on someone else’s servers that I personally do not have any control over.
See my previous rants on the subject:
I know it’s all negative, but I think everyone should have a healthy mistrust for personal data stored on the web, you just never know where it goes what it’s used for and if it’s important to you whether it will survive the demise of cloud providers.