Websites to be forced to identify trolls under new measures
Websites will soon to be forced to identify people who have posted defamatory messages online.
New government proposals say victims have a right to know who is behind malicious messages without the need for costly legal battles.
The powers will be balanced by measures to prevent false claims in order to get material removed.
» via BBC
Before you get too worked up this is only in Britain. It presents an interesting question though, have we seen too much abuse, or is the principle of anonymity still a vital aspect of the internet?