Closed Sony incident leads government to consider rootkit ban Tags: Sony Rootkit Electronic Last response: October 27, 2008 3:49 PM in News comments Share Anonymous April 15, 2008 8:07:57 PM Most electronics consumers had never heard of rootkits before last year's Sony BMG debacle. Sony incident leads government to consider rootkit ban : Read more More about : sony incident leads government rootkit ban aevm October 27, 2008 3:48:51 PM It's about time they passed a law like that. The problem is, ban them all, no exceptions? Who decides which exceptions are acceptable? The same people who passed the DMCA? They'd allow Sony and disallow McAfee and Symantec. Score 0 aevm October 27, 2008 3:49:56 PM LOL, I just noticed the article is almost 3 years old. Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish !