ZDNet UK: Forget Napster, FreeNet is really scary…

“A Napster-style technology which makes it almost impossible for
users to be traced or identified is causing more headaches for the
music industry.”

A spokeswoman for the Music industry watchdog the
International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI), has
admitted to ZDNet that it is concerned by several Napster clones,
but one in particular: FreeNet.

“FreeNet is an open source, peer-to-peer file sharing network
technology, developed by Scottish academic and cyber-liberty
enthusiast Ian Clarke.”


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