Sony Spygate a PR fiasco

Sony BMG faces two lawsuits over the use of software programs loaded onto music CDs. The suits allege that when these CDs are played on multimedia-PCs, they secretly install
Steve Rosenbush

Sony BMG faces two lawsuits over the use of software programs loaded onto music CDs. The suits allege that when these CDs are played on multimedia-PCs, they secretly install "spyware" programs that track activity on the computer. The allegations by computer expert Mark Russinovich led to two suits, one by the Texas attorney general, another by the Electronic Frontier Foundation.

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