TCLP 2007-09-30 News (Comment Line 360-252-7284)

This is news cast 115.

In the intro I chat for a bit about the most recent DC area CopyNight.

This week’s security alerts include a cluster of vulnerabilities at Google with some additional details and a quick how-to on detecting illicit network connections.

In this week’s news, the role of the internet in the current protests in Burma including some additional links and details and an unfortunate update later in the week. Amazon launches their MP3 store into public beta. Wired considers why Apple may be responsible for the MP3 choice and Daring Fireball has some additional details. There may be a potential schism in the Linux development community. And a great discussion of the history of ARPA and innovation.

Following up this week, Monsoon says it will settle but SFLC says not so fast, and Felten chastises the MediaDefender hackers.

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