[JPL] "New Protection Software from Sony"

Ed Trefzger ed.trefzger at jazzweek.com
Thu Nov 10 14:22:47 EST 2005


On Nov 10, 2005, at 2:11 PM, Jackson, Bobby wrote:

> My engineer is up in arms over new protection software on Sony CD's.
> The story goes if they are played in your PC they install software  
> which
> harms the computer and we also got a release today that said the
> software opens your computer up for some new viruses.  Anyone have  
> more
> information on this?

Here's an article on the subject from Computerworld:

http://www.computerworld.com/securitytopics/security/story/ 
0,10801,106072,00.html

And one on the security risks that have been found:

http://searchsecurity.techtarget.com/originalContent/ 
0,289142,sid14_gci1144441,00.html




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