Tuesday May 05, 2015

Microsoft Logs IP Addresses to Catch Windows 7 Pirates

All you Windows 7 pirates out there better watch out! Redmond has its eye on you.

A presumed pirate with an unusually large appetite for activating Windows 7 has incurred the wrath of Microsoft. In a lawsuit filed at a Washington court, the Seattle-based company said that it logged hundreds of suspicious product activations from a Verizon IP address and is now seeking damages.