Are you infected by Sony

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Sony-BMG has been using copy-protection technology called XCP in its recent CDs. You insert your CD into your Windows PC, click "agree" in the pop up window, and the CD automatically installs software that uses rootkit techniques to cloak itself from you. This EFF page tells you what you need to know!

Sony-BMG has been using copy-protection technology called XCP in its recent CDs. You insert your CD into your Windows PC, click "agree" in the pop up window, and the CD automatically installs software that uses rootkit techniques to cloak itself from you. This EFF page tells you what you need to know!

http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/archives/004144.php

What does Microsoft say? Check it out:

http://blogs.technet.com/antimalware/archive/2005/11/12/414299.aspx

Submission Date:  11/25/2005 4:27:34 PM
Submitted By:  Peter Bromberg
My Home Page:  http://www.eggheadcafe.com

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