Another Vista Activation Crack Appears

Buzz about a Windows Vista zero day vulnerability is troubling enough (although probably overblown). Now, there appears to be a second product activation hack, this one designed to fool the activation timer into not counting down.

The activation hack is quite different from the first one, which involved setting up a Key Management Service server. Microsoft also released an update blocking hybrid testing/final Vista "Monster" code that could bypass product activation. Microsoft Watch - Vista - Another Vista Activation Crack Appears

Linked by shanmuga Wednesday, 27th December 2006 11:03PM