DMCA Notices Nuke 8,268 Projects on Github
Popular code repository GitHub has just published its transparency report for 2015. While receiving a relatively modest 12 subpoenas for user data last year, the site also handed seven gag orders. It also received large numbers of DMCA notices which took down more than 8,200 projects. Github ‘reveals’ that it received somewhere between zero and 249 National Security Orders in 2015.