Seeking changes to the DMCA
by ANNE BROACHE and DECLAN MCCULLAGH
CNet News.com, publication date: 31 March 2006
"Because of a controversial 1998 copyright law, it may be illegal to defang even potentially harmful software, like the anticopying technology found on some Sony BMG Music Entertainment CDs.
But those strict legal restrictions should stay in effect, entertainment industry lobbyists said Friday, when they urged the U.S. Copyright Office to avoid making any changes to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act."