Sony BMG: The security remix

Consumers and companies continued to take steps to reign in potential security issues caused by the flawed and overreaching copy-protection code included on some music CDs released by Sony BMG. On Thursday, Microsoft told network administrators in a blog entry how to disable the Active X control used by Sony BMG to remove the copy protection from PCs. Earlier in the week, two Princeton University computer scientists discovered that the Active X control opened a potential hole in the security of Windows computers. Sony BMG: The security remix

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 18th November 2005 9:11PM