Windows Kill Switch

It’s stories like this that make me very happy I’m not dependant on any sort of Microsoft product.

There are reports of Microsoft introducing a kill switch to WGA. The “kill switch” functions exactly as you would expect: if you don’t have WGA or your WGA authentication fails, Windows will stop functioning, totally.

This would probably be a good time for those of you using pirated versions of Windows to switch to Linux for good.


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2 Responses to Windows Kill Switch

  1. photog74 says:

    it was bound to come sooner or later.

  2. cellx says:

    [Current] slackware has been quiet for 11 days… hmm.. i hope pat released the next batch!

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