Utility disables Microsoft's anti-piracy app

Monday, 26 June 2006, 2:36 AM EST

A French firewall testing site has posted a utility that disables the controversial Microsoft anti-piracy application that's been criticized for "phoning" home daily.

Firewall Leak Tester, which specializes in firewall stress tests, has released RemoveWGA, a program that deletes the Windows Genuine Advantage Notification Tool.

At InformationWeek.

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