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+ - User Consent for Spyware?

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Teacher's Pet
Teacher's Pet writes: "From a article: "The House passed legislation Wednesday (H.R.1525) that would require companies that distribute software to notify and obtain consent from users before the applications are installed. Separate legislation (H.R. 964) that also passed the House would establish penalties for malicious use of the software.""

365 Days of drinking Lo-Cal beer. = 1 Lite-year