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Say What? Top Five IT Quotes of the Week

"The level of secrecy around the current legal procedures undermines the freedoms we all cherish"

Larry Page, Google CEO commenting on NSA PRISM (Google)

"I call on all Web users to demand better legal protection and due process safeguards for the privacy of their online communications, including their right to be informed when someone requests or stores their data"

Sir Tim Berners Lee, commenting on NSA PRISM - (WebFoundation)

"As individuals get more notifications, they get used to them. So after awhile, you are just immune to the notification, because you haven't really suffered."

Larry Ponenomon of the Ponemon Institute commenting on why the cost of a data breach in the U.S is declining (eSecurity Planet)

"The good news is that almost everywhere we look, IPv6 is increasing. It seems to be me that it's now at the groundswell stage, and it all looks like everything is up and to the right."

Phil Roberts, technology program manager at the Internet Society commenting on the one year anniversary of World IPv6 Launch (EnterpriseNetworkingPlanet

"It's more accurate to say this is open source vs. the goals of a single, for-profit startup"

OpenDaylight Project commenting on the exit of Big Switch from the open source SDN project (InternetNews)

Sean Michael Kerner is a senior editor at InternetNews.com. Follow him on Twitter @TechJournalist.