Sony’s Malicious "anti-piracy" Software

Boing Boing’s roundup and time-line of Sony’s horrible anti-customer technology. I enjoyed listening to the NPR’s report on the same topic.

Sony BMG’s Global Digital Business President Thomas Hesse downplayed the recent DRM fiasco saying he objected to terms such as malware, spyware and rootkit. “Most people, I think, don’t even know what a rootkit is, so why should they care about it?” he said.

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