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Old 07-28-2005, 02:49 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Microsoft ''Genuine Advantage'' cracked in 24 Hours

Geeze, people move fast these days


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Old 07-28-2005, 03:37 PM   #2 (permalink)
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But doesn't that only detect CD keys why would it need to be cracked.
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Old 07-28-2005, 03:40 PM   #3 (permalink)
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The crack disables the Genuine Advantage check from ever happening, thus allowing someone with a non Microsoft issued key to continue using the Windows Update website.
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I'm sure Microsoft will fix that in time with a newer verson of the advantage.
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I'm sure a cracker will crack that in time with the newer verson of the advantage.
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Then microsoft updates again and it's a on going war. Lol I see where this is going.
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Quote:
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I'm sure a cracker will crack that in time with the newer verson of the advantage.
agreed.
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It's going to go back and forth forever----M$ releases a new version, someone cracks it, repeat...
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Tell a human being that they can't go some place or lock them out of something........a huge sound erupts....CRACK!!!!!!!!!!!!
It's the "nature of the beast".........pisses off the proprietary owners of the software but what they won't tell you in a public forum is that they like hackers.......alot of new program innovations and software improvements come out of responding to "hacking". It wouldn't surprise me at all if we didn't find out someday that the worlds best hackers are actually Microsoft employees!!!
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