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Submission + - WGA: Won't Go Away anytime soon (itwire.com)

WirePosted writes: "Microsoft might be 'softening' Vista SP1's WGA anti-piracy procedures but they're actually very similar to what's been happening with XP for some time now, stopping most casual copying of retail discs and enabling detection of activation exploits used with pirate copies, in what is Microsoft's most successful attempt at reducing casual piracy of the OS at the consumer level yet."

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