[ubuntu-uk] screencasts

Tony Arnold tony.arnold at manchester.ac.uk
Sat Nov 18 23:46:03 GMT 2006

Andy wrote:

> oh and if you think that riping your legally purchased CDs should be
> legal then there is a petition:
> http://petitions.pm.gov.uk/privatecopy/
> I know many do not believe online petitions work, but this is on a
> government domain, so maybe it will do some good. I shall be signing
> it after I click 'send' on this email

You may also want to sign the petition calling for the site to use https
 instead of http! As it is, there is no guarantee the site is owned by
who you think it it and you are transmitting personal information over
an unencrypted link.

Of course, that might mean you don't want to sign anything on the site!

Tony Arnold, IT Security Coordinator, University of Manchester,
IT Services Division, Kilburn Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL.
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