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Alex Kochis, Director Windows Genuine Advantage, revealed that the latest update to the anti-piracy mechanism was capable to identify the latest fake and stolen/leaked product keys, as well as any cracks or additional methods used to bypass the activation process.
At the same time there are other enhancements introduced to WGA Notifications by the refresh.
The possible consequences of having spyware or a rootkit installed on your system are: Some od these pirated versions of Windows have their boot options changed.
Thus, it is impossible to find repair option when booting on a pirated Windows installation CD.
The best way for Windows XP customers to protect their systems is to upgrade to a more modern operating system, like Windows 7 or Windows 8.1.Some pirated versions require that you enter a valid activation key, but even so, the use of such software are deemed as illegal.