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ALSO CALLED: Internet Piracy, Software Piracy
DEFINITION: Software piracy is the illegal copying, distribution, or use of software. It is such a profitable "business" that it has caught the attention of organized crime groups in a number of countries. According to the Business Software Alliance (BSA), about 36% of all software in current use is stolen. Software piracy causes significant lost revenue for publishers, which in turn results in higher prices  … 

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The Impact of E.U. Internet Copyright Regulations on Early-Stage Investment
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This study from Booz&Co reveals industry concerns that anti-piracy measures will deter venture capital organisations from investing in internet start-ups.
Posted: 20 Feb 2012 | Published: 20 Feb 2012

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7 Key Factors to Software Protection
sponsored by Arxan
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the magnitude and types of software piracy threats and details the seven key application security factors that must be considered during the development process.
Posted: 08 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

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