FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle #539814-00680

Submission Number:
539814-00680
Commenter:
Chad Landry
State:
NH
Initiative Name:
FTC Town Hall to Address Digital Rights Management Technologies - Event Takes Place Wednesday, March 25, 2009, in Seattle

All attempts at using DRM programs to stop piracy have failed. The piracy level has actually increased because honest consumers don't want to give money to companies using these kinds of programs. They flood your computer and leave your computer vulnerable to viruses. They seemingly punish consumers for being honest buyers rather than pirating.