FOSS and copyright profiteering

The Linux Kernel Community has just issued this Enforcement Statement and FAQ in response to trolling for profits by, in particular, one Patrick McHardy:  and

Interesting new initiative to save and protect FOSS

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Wow. This is a tough one.

At base, I am with Apple and protecting consumers’ rights to privacy.  That said, where does personal privacy end/overlap with national and personal security?  I expect that we will be grappling with this question as a nation and a society for a long time.