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The skinny on Apple’s DRM-free tracks

It’s been widely reported that the name and email address of the person who purchased the tracks is embedded in both DRM-protected and DRM-free iTunes Music Store tracks. The EFF has found evidence pointing to the fact that the files may contain a lot more identifying information as well. I’m not necessarily opposed to keeping identifying information about the purchaser in the tracks, but I am curious about what else Apple is stuffing into them.

1 Comment

  1. Danny O'Brien

    June 6, 2007 at 10:49 pm

    FYI, we have an update on our research into this extra info here: http://www.eff.org/deeplinks/archives/005292.php

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