Security and Technology Ramblings…

I was very interested to see that some music suppliers are starting to install hidden software on your PC that prevents your copying of a CD. Check out this link over at f-secure.

A quote from their site: “There’s been some recent developments in digital rights management systems (DRM) that have security implications. Some DRM systems have started to use rootkit technology. Rootkits are normally associated with malware but in this case a rootkit is used to enforce the copy control policies of audio CDs!”

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Also, Mark’s Sysinternal’s blog has some good info about it.

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