Breaking Microsoft’s e-Book Code

Slashdot pointed the way to This Techreview Story on An anonymous programmer that has found a way to decrypt Microsoft Reader e-books.The decryption program enables purchasers of \”owner-exclusive\” Microsoft Reader titles—Microsoft\’s most highly protected form of e-book—to convert these titles to unencrypted files viewable on any Web browser. The programmer hasn\’t released it, saying he developed it for his personal use.