A provider of an electronic communication service or remote computing service shall retain for a period of at least two years all records or other information pertaining to the identity of a user of a temporarily assigned network address the service assigns to that user.
This is a frightening example of misguided legislation that is highly invasive, difficult to enforce, and potentially damaging to all that our forefathers held dear. It was assumed that with the exit of the Bush regime, this sort of terror-mongering would cease. How long before the use of a DHCP server will be tantamount to high treason. It's been said before that pornography has been the driving force behind all Internet-related innovations including, but not limited to, broadband connectivity, streaming media, and payment technologies. I hope this will not go down as the next (and perhaps final) milestone.