Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 26th Jul 2005 17:49 UTC
Windows Microsoft is tightening the noose for those people running illegal or pirated copies of its Windows XP/2000 software on their systems. Starting Tuesday, it will be mandatory for users of this Windows software to certify that their software is a genuine and legal copy before they will be able to receive any updates except security patches.
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by netpython on Thu 28th Jul 2005 13:18 UTC
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MS genuine checking was cracked al,ost instantly which gives some food for thought wether we should the security plans for Vista serious,i guess it's "i told ya" all the way indefinitely.

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