Sony not damaged by rootkit CD scandal

By Derek Sooman on November 24, 2005, 2:27 PM
Despite the lawsuits directed against Sony over the recent rookit scandals, its being reported that the company is, of course, virtually untouched as a report of the legal action and bad publicity.

The only figure that matters - the bottom line - appears to be unaffected by the fiasco. CNet's John Borland reports, and as retailers confirmed to The Register, that Sony hasn't lost sales from popular titles infected with the notorious XCP copy-restriction technology.

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