Whats Genuine About Windows Genuine Advantage?
Is Microsoft using its anti-piracy software to track your whereabouts and collect information on which non-Microsoft apps you're running? Here's our attempt to separate fact from urban legend in the Genuine Advantage realm. (Microsoft Watch)
A: WGA is Microsofts latest program designed to thwart software piracy. It is designed to check whether consumer and small-business customers are running legitimately licensed copies of Windows XP.