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[Slashdot] RIAA's Encypted Music-Working with defense contractors?

Posted by Hemos on Friday December 18, @08:32AM
from the things-that-make-you-go-hmm dept.

Tom Holroyd passed along some interesting pieces of
information from Eric S Arnum's recent piece over at
SonicNet. Many of you saw that the RIAA has decided to
lauch their Secure Digital Music Initiative (SDMI). Well,
that's not so interesting on it's own, but their choice of company 
is. It's a subsidary of SAIC, a privately held company that does 
work in secure defense commnuications. The company (SAIC) has 
worked with the CIA, NSA, and Navy, amongst others. 

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