Optima takes legal action to prevent software piracy

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#1

I just posted the article Optima takes legal action to prevent software piracy.

Optima, a software company in California has filled a lawsuit against a Californian reseller that sold pirated software. According to the company, they are ‘helping’ consumers because lots of pirated…

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#2

just the usual bullshit. but what is this crap about viruses? ALL warez suppliers are very carefull to check for viruses and to say so, i have never seen a comercial package say ‘all files have been scanned for all known viruses’! it is comercial stuff that sometimes contains the things!!!


#3

Yeah, the parts about virii is bullshit, and I also question the validity on their piracy statistics. Nevertheless, it’s a good indication of the bad effects of piracy.


#4

Hmm, I can’t seem to edit my previous message. Has that ability been taken away from this message system or am I just going blind? I could’ve sworn I was able to edit a few days ago :c


#5

It’s all the usual bullshit, but when resellers sell pirated CDs, it’s serves them right when they get caught. NickSTAR: I could change my message, but you first have to log in at the top of the page.