LinuxInsider: AdTI: Ready for Round Three with Open Sourcers
Dec 01, 2004, 13:45 (12 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Lisa Stapleton)
"The same group that said that free and open-source software was
a bigger security risk than commercial software and also claimed
that Linus Torvalds ripped off the Linux kernel plans to release a
new report in a few weeks.
"Ken Brown, director of the Alexis de Tocqueville Institution's
technology program authored the study, tentatively titled
'Intellectual Property Left.' He told LinuxInsider that the report
will argue that 'the IT industry sector's reluctance to pursue
rampant IP infringement against public domain software developers
and users is going to precipitate billions of dollars in balance
sheet downgrades by Wall Street...'"