Filtering by ISPs (was Re: [oclug] Check out this log)
rod at giffinscientific.com
Thu Nov 20 17:18:01 EST 2003
On Thu, 2003-11-20 at 16:30, David F. Skoll wrote:
> On Thu, 20 Nov 2003, Rod Giffin wrote:
> > What if it's due to a newly discovered - or a so far unreported - hole
> > in your OS that's causing a problem, and the fines range from $1000 to
> > $1 million? Would you still be willing to pay the fine?
> Of course not. That's why I set the amount at $50 and not $1000 or
> $1 million.
I wasn't being smug, I asked because those jurisdictions that are
contemplating/legislating fines (California, UK, others) appear to be
setting the fines at $1000 and topping them out at $1 million in order
to make them a real deterrent.
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