Guest Post: Think Sci-Hub is Just Downloading PDFs? Think Again

« (…) Let me be clear: Sci-Hub is not just stealing PDFs. They’re phishing, they’re spamming, they’re hacking, they’re password-cracking, and basically doing anything to find personal credentials to get into academic institutions. While illegal access to published content is the most obvious target, this is just the tip of an iceberg concealing underlying efforts to steal multiple streams of personal and research data from the world’s academic institutions. (…) »

source >, Andrew Pitts, 18 septembre 2018