An error in Windows 8 allows to give away the OS

The new Windows operating system 8 It is now officially for sale and hackers did not take long to find the solution to use it and not pay for it.

An error in Windows 8 allows to give away the OS

A few months ago the Beta version of Windows 8 to download, but to get the official version you would have to pay to get the activation code. The truth is an error in Windows or allows "give away" to put it in a way the operating system and then explains why:

Microsoft has released a Windows Media Center update in which (once installed) it does not verify if the key in use is under activation, legitimately registering the copy and allowing the product Windows 8 is registered with any key (whether or not it is in use).

An error in Windows 8 allows to give away the OS

To be clearer, the technique that hackers use without using technology in favor is to download one copy of Windows 8 Pro, register it under a password that is already in use and update Windows Media Center without having to pay absolutely anything and enjoy Windows 8 free.

Apparently Microsoft you are already thinking about remedying this error as soon as possible.


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