Windows 8 pirates beware: trojans disguised as keygens

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Windows 8 pirates looking for a way to generate valid serial numbers, beware!

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That’s the problem with keygens and pirated software in general.

You never know for sure what’s been added in there.

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Windows 8 Activator 2011

Fail.
Kids probably just want to make some money. See, they can’t even afford a calendar themselves.

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Windows 8 Activator 2011

Fail.
Kids probably just want to make some money. See, they can’t even afford a calendar themselves.[/QUOTE]That date right there might be a clue for potential downloaders to run away as fast as they can.

For the cost of windows 8 anyone would have to be a fool to run a pirated copy even if the original hack to activate windows 8 was clean other nasty Info seekers will install back door trojans sending them you credit card info and many other things for $39.95 is it worth it Hell no.:rolleyes:

Indeed, malware disguised as activators aren’t new in the world we live in. Heck, things like hacks, cracks, keygens… they would all scare the heck out of me.

[QUOTE=xorsists;2667545]For the cost of windows 8 anyone would have to be a fool to run a pirated copy even if the original hack to activate windows 8 was clean other nasty Info seekers will install back door trojans sending them you credit card info and many other things for $39.95 is it worth it Hell no.:rolleyes:[/QUOTE]Exactly. And anyone who buys a new Windows 7 computer after April 2012, or before January 2013, they can get Windows 8 for $15.00.

That date right there might be a clue for potential downloaders to run away as fast as they can.

Indeed. But I’d wager that no one (or very few) would pay attention to that.

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