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  • US regulators grant DMCA exemption legalizing vehicle software tinkering

    US regulators grant DMCA exemption legalizing vehicle software tinkering

    (credit: Jerk Alert Productions)Every three years, the Librarian of Congress issues new rules on Digital Millennium Copyright Act exemptions. Acting Librarian David Mao, in an order (PDF) released Tuesday, authorized the public to tinker with software in vehicles for "good faith security research" and for "lawful modification."

  • US regulators grant DMCA exemption legalizing vehicle software tinkering

    US regulators grant DMCA exemption legalizing vehicle software tinkering

    (credit: Jerk Alert Productions)Every three years, the Librarian of Congress issues new rules on Digital Millennium Copyright Act exemptions. Acting Librarian David Mao, in an order (PDF) released Tuesday, authorized the public to tinker with software in vehicles for "good faith security research" and for "lawful modification."