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>> Tuesday, December 04, 2007

An ISP for the MPAA has been served a DMCA violation notice based on the MPAA's failure to respect the GPL in regards to a bit of spyware they were trying to foist off on universities--the spyware apparently contains Xubuntu code.

Translation: the MPAA got busted for violating copyrights in a "University Toolkit" they were trying to get universities to use to spy on students who might be using those high-speed internet networks to violate copyrights by downloading movies online. Shocking, utterly shocking.


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