This article just scratches the surface of the open source world. There is a wealth of such programs out there which allows users to avoid the "issues" of downloading illegal/pirate copies of the more well known products. More to the point perhaps, how about a Technology column Haaretz? Lets have more such articles.
Justice Ministry: Information examined by AG about Gal Hirsch didn't come from police (Haaretz)
from the article: The soft sell of free software