English [en]   Deutsch [de]   espa?ol [es]   fran?ais [fr]   日本語 [ja]   русский [ru]  

Proprietary malware → Coverups

Proprietary Coverups


Nonfree (proprietary) software is very often malware (designed to mistreat the user). Nonfree software is controlled by its developers, which puts them in a position of power over the users; that is the basic injustice. The developers and manufacturers often exercise that power to the detriment of the users they ought to serve.

This typically takes the form of malicious functionalities.


This page lists instances where proprietary software had a bug, and the developers converted it into a malicious functionality by trying to cover up the existence of the bug.

If you know of an example that ought to be in this page but isn't here, please write to <[email protected]> to inform us. Please include the URL of a trustworthy reference or two to serve as specific substantiation.

TOP

 [FSF logo] “The Free Software Foundation (FSF) is a nonprofit with a worldwide mission to promote computer user freedom. We defend the rights of all software users.”

JOIN SHOP

招财蟾蜍APP 东莞小姐上门按摩 比分直播500万彩票 500万足球彩票比分直 福建体育彩票31选7 雷速体育比分 52鹤岗麻将官方网站 吉林十一选五开奖一定牛 河北排列7开奖时间 福建36选7 哈尔滨小姐务 幸运十一选五走势图 今曰3d开奖号码 北京十一选五手机版 下载黑龙江快乐十分 大发pk10赢钱技巧 极速11选5开奖网