Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 30th Jun 2006 20:31 UTC
Legal A computer user is suing Microsoft over the company's Windows Genuine Advantage anti-piracy tool, alleging that it violates laws against spyware. The suit by Los Angeles resident Brian Johnson, filed this week in U.S. District Court in Seattle, seeks class-action status for claims that Microsoft didn't adequately disclose details of the tool when it was delivered to PC users through the company's Automatic Update system.
Thread beginning with comment 139790
To view parent comment, click here.
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE[11]: Hm
by stestagg on Mon 3rd Jul 2006 15:00 UTC in reply to "RE[10]: Hm"
Member since:

I was under the impression that it just checked for emergency updates. Maybe I'm wrong but hey.

Reply Parent Score: 1