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  • Sony to pay $150 for rootkitting customers

    If given the choice (ahem!), would you take the cash in exchange for the pain?


    Article is here.

    Excerpt:

    "Sony BMG has agreed to pay consumers up to $150 for the cost of repairing computers damaged by music CDs containing copyright-protection software that was secretly installed on people's computers, federal regulators said Tuesday."
    "Men entrusted with power, even those aware of its dangers, tend, particularly when pressured, to slight liberty." - , The Church Committee, April 26 (legislative day, April 14), 1976
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