June 26, 2002

Bill would make attacks on P2P networks legal

Anonymous Reader writes: "A copyright owner should not be allowed to damage the property of a P2P file trader or any intermediaries, including ISPs". That is a quote from Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) who is proposing a bill that would allow copyright holders like the movie and record industry to use technology tactics like DDoS to shut down P2P networks such as KaZaa and Gnutella.

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