Circumventing Windows Genuine Advantage (WGA)

Microsoft has always given free patches and updates out to people who pirate their software. In my opinion, this was something they needed to do to make sure that there weren’t mass problems with systems all over the world. Well, they instituted WGA which checks for a valid serial number and they started making it a requirement for some things yesterday.

It took one day for it to be circumvented. Amazing.

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Hacker unlocks all weapons for 5 million Battlefield 2 IDs

Battlefield 2 has been one of my favorite games as of late. However, even I noticed that something was wrong with my account. I could play any weapon in the game for the better part of 1-2 weeks! Come to find out some guy went ahead and hacked 5,000,000 accounts to unlock the weapons. EA probably doesn’t care. Me? I really don’t care as well. It doesn’t change the fact that I still enjoy playing the game. As for the unlockable weapons, it doesn’t matter one way or the other. What matters is if you have fun playing the game.

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