Submission Summary: 0 pending, 6 declined, 1 accepted (7 total, 14.29% accepted)
The reprt also found that "Testing showed that the filters used for the ACMA blacklist only were more easily circumvented than other more complex filters used to cover a wider range and volume of material." According to (of which I'm inclined to agree) EFA vice president Colin Jacobs "It damages Australia's reputation as a free and open democracy and as a technologically advanced and savvy 21st century country"
Fortunately with the Labour Party do not hold a large enough majority to push this through and require the votes of the Independents and the Greens or the Liberal Party (the other major Australian Party), who are unlikely to back this. Unfortunately they could use to paint there opposition as "Supporting Child Abuse", which has been a common attack used against his opponents.
iiNet said in a statement that the dropped claim alleged that the ISP made copies of the films and demonstrated a complete lack of knowledge of internet technology and operations.
According to AustralianIT
iiNet has already claimed that it would have to breach telecommunications laws in order to take steps to disconnect customers alleged to be involved in illegal file sharing.
Further information can be found on iiNets Website"
The beer-cooled computer does not harm the ozone layer. -- John M. Ford, a.k.a. Dr. Mike