TCLP 2010-11-14 News

This is news cast 230, an episode of The Command Line Podcast.

In the intro, my thanks to Wild Biker and a heads up that the DC CopyNight gathering for the month is coming in just a bit over a week.

This week’s security alerts are Firesheep developer explains how mitigation tools are far from foolproof and a text based CAPTCHA using logic questions that though promising provably needs hardening.

In this week’s news Facebook co-founder builds social network for causes, the hacking potential of Microsoft’s motion controller, intellectual property’s potential threat to 3D printing which closely echoes Cory Doctorow’s Printcrime, and adopting a tax on curtailing sharing.

Following up this week a group of tech experts recommend separating open internet from specialized services and judicial review may bring an end to UK’s Digital Economy Act.


View the detailed show notes online. You can also grab the flac encoded audio from the Internet Archive.

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