Is pirated software putting you at risk?

If a deal for software seems too good to be true, then it probably is. The software could be pirated, which means that it’s been copied and sold illegally.

One of the dangers of using pirated software is that you might not get security updates, which means that your computer and your personal information could be at risk.

One way you can usually identify genuine Microsoft software is by ensuring it has the Certificate of Authenticity (COA) label.

A typical COA looks like this:

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Dominic Jones

I'm a proud father, husband, huge James Bond fan, lover of fast cars and prolific buyer of technology gadgets. I started my first business when I was 21, learning the harsh way how to become successful. Through hard work, dedicating myself to learning and persistent focus I created one of the fastest growing computer services businesses in the UK.