Issue No. 01 - January/February (2006 vol. 4)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2006.12
Edward W. Felten , Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University
J. Alex Halderman , Center for Information Technology Policy, Princeton University
In October 2005, Sysinternals' Mark Russinovich discovered a rootkit on his computer, which he later determined stemmed from a Sony-BMG compact disc. In this article, the authors examine the copy-protection software found on those discs and the implications for digital rights management.
Sony-BMG, rootkits, rootkit, copyright protection, digital rights, Sony, BMG, PGP, pretty good privacy, cryptography, VoIP
E. W. Felten and J. A. Halderman, "Digital Rights Management, Spyware, and Security," in IEEE Security & Privacy, vol. 4, no. , pp. 18-23, 2006.