Microsoft pointed out that buying a name brand computer loaded with viruses was not value for money. 5,601 types of malware were found which 3,703 were considered hostile and 1,898 items removed security features like firewalls. They found trojans, worms, viruses, crack programs, hacker tools, rogue programs and password stealers.
The Business Software Alliance, reports that Vietnam has an 88 per cent piracy rate, Indonesia is 86 per cent, Thailand 72 per cent and Philippine 70 per cent, according to the study.
IP Komodo prefers worms and viruses in his lunch, but appreciates this clever educational approach to piracy.