I use nmap, traceroute, ping, GCC, binutils, bash, lighttpd and SSH on a daily basis for legitimate reasons.
I dare the government to arrest me since all of that is "hacker software".
(If I need to check for holes in my config, I use nmap. If I need to test the network; ping/traceroute. Need to compile? GCC. Need to have a secure connection to a remote server? SSH and bash. IF I NEED A FUCKING WEB SERVER, I USE LIGHTTPD).
More legislation? Sweet! Hollywood is going to LOVE devising the all-new SOPA v2!
Will it include DNS filtering? Yes? Sweet, that supposed billions of dollars of damage will be kept out while people go find more European, Chinese and Canadian proxies so they can access "pirated" material! Amazing!
Will it involve DHS? You betcha, we're doing this for "national security". Oh, and we're throwing in the NSA, just to go piss you off.
Will it remove the 1st Amendment? You betcha, that was a stupid piece of shit George Washington did there! He certainly didn't have a brain, nor does the American public. Get used to it.
Will it fuck the DMCA whole? What was the answer? YES, YOU DUMBASS! The DMCA's takedown process makes us queasy. We want a faster way to do it, cheap, fast with no form of oversight. Like McDonalds.
--the MPAA, RIAA, and a fuckload of others.
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