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WGA rats on aborters

Anonymous Coward writes | more than 7 years ago

Security

An anonymous reader writes "The new version of Microsofts Windows Genuine Advantage Notification phones home — even if the user chooses not to install it and presses "cancel". heise Security documented the oputbound communication with a packet dump. Microsoft says, they are only doing this "to improve the quality of the WGA for users.""

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