Category: Computer Internet Security

A just-leaked draft impact assessment on the modernization of European copyright rules could spell the end for many online services in Europe as we know them. The document’s recommendations foreshadow new a EU Directive on copyright to be introduced later this year, that will ultimately bind each of the European Union’s 28 member states. If these recommendations by the European Commission are put in place, Europe’s Internet will never be the same, and these impacts are likely to reverberate around the world.

Source: European Copyright Leak Exposes Plans to Force the Internet to Subsidize Publishers | Electronic Frontier Foundation

Posted: August 27, 2016 in Computer, Internet, Security