Leaking is nothing new. However, leaking is increasingly in the news. The information age means more data in more formats from more sources is more readily transmittable than ever before. Publishing is an activity available to anyone with a computer and an internet connection. Information is more valuable, a commodity itself.
With a more amorphous and omniscient media we'll confront the question of what to do about leaking more often. How should the law protect sensitive information, and what should we do when someone leaks it?