Copryright, secuity, and other hobgoblins

An interesting and simple overview of the security and copyright issues shaping the future of the Web:

Today, the Internet is messy, dangerous ground. Viruses and system break-ins are on the rise, while vested interests battle over what isn\’t allowed.

Millions of corporate dollars are fueling a fight to control what consumers can view or listen to, how many times, in what format and over what type of connection. Lawyers are suing, lobbyists are lobbying and policymakers are grasping to figure out what role government should play.

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