Become a fan of Slashdot on Facebook

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Compare cell phone plans using Wirefly's innovative plan comparison tool ×

Submission + - Australian government moving forward with website blocks to fight piracy (computerworld.com.au)

angry tapir writes: Australia is moving closer to a regime under which ISPs will be forced to block access to websites whose "dominant purpose" is to facilitate copyright violations. A secret government discussion paper (PDF) has been leaked and proposes a system of website blocking and expanded liability for ISPs when it comes to "reasonable steps that can be taken ... to discourage or reduce online copyright infringement".
This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

Australian government moving forward with website blocks to fight piracy

Comments Filter:

"The lesser of two evils -- is evil." -- Seymour (Sy) Leon

Working...