Sony patents biometric/genetic DRM

Sony hat Antrag auf ein Patent für biometrisches DRM gestellt, das auch die Option auf einen DNA-Test enthält. Sony Music gibt's demnächst nur noch für 'nen Retina-Scan. Brave new World. Hier das PDF, Snip:

[A consumer electronic device] comprising a biometric sensor, wherein the user identification unit uniquely identifies the user includes using the biometric sensor to provide the metric by generating a digital identifier associated with a user biometric, wherein the biometric sensor is configured to sense the user biometric during normal operation of the device, wherein the biometric sensor is a fingerprint sensor, hand sensor, face recognition system, iris scanner, retinal scanner, voice pattern analyzer, or DNA analyzer.

PROCESS AND APPARATUS FOR AUTOMATICALLY IDENTIFYING USER OF CONSUMER ELECTRONICS (via Fefe)