Tag: bsa

Software piracy hunters target cloud users 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
As traditional avenues for IP violations dry up.
 
Anti-piracy group seeks more IT manager informants 
Jul 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Dob in pirate enterprise, get $20,000.
 
Kaspersky quits BSA, snubs US piracy bill 
By Tom Brewster | Dec 7, 2011 | Comment Now 
Calls bill "counter-productive".
 
BSA wins $150,000 in software piracy case 
By Liz Tay | Sep 8, 2011 | Comment Now 
Updated: Informant takes $20,000 reward.
 
Audit frights 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 4, 2011 | Comment Now 
What to do when a software auditor knocks.
 
$900m piracy report author defends conclusions 
By Nate Cochrane | Mar 17, 2011 | Comment Now 
But annual losses only a "ballpark".
 
'Phoenix' burned in $100k software copyright bust 
By Nate Cochrane | Sep 10, 2010 | Comment Now 
Those singed unlikely to again infringe, says BSA.
 
HP beefs up virtualisation tools 
By Shaun Nichols | Apr 9, 2009 | Comment Now 
HP is rolling out a new version of its Business Service Automation (BSA) software.
 
BSA warns Aussie businesses about software piracy ‘can of worms’ 
By Ashley Clark | May 29, 2008 | Comment Now 
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) is urging Australian IT managers to better examine their security policies and software assets to make sure they aren’t sitting on a ...
 
BSA study reveals Aussie software piracy slightly down 
By Ashley Clark | May 15, 2008 | Comment Now 
Results of a study by the Business Software Alliance (BSA) signal that PC software piracy in Australia has fallen one percentage point in 2007.
 
BSA settles largest piracy case to date 
By sara yirrell | Sep 19, 2007 | Comment Now 
Global settlement with international media firm follows year-longinvestigation
 
BSA gears up for software audit push 
By Iain Thomson | Jul 24, 2007 | Comment Now 
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) is gearing up for a final push to convince companies to fill in their voluntary audit forms.
 
US$1M reward for dobbing in pirates  
By Frank Washkuch | Jul 4, 2007 | Comment Now 
The US Business Software Alliance, an advocacy group representing major software manufacturers, has announced that it has raised its reward incentive for turning in suspected ...
 
Web piracy crackdown involving Adobe and Microsoft 
By Matt Chapman | Mar 13, 2007 | Comment Now 
Global blitz on software scams.
 
Turn in software pirates on new BSA site 
By Dan Kaplan | Jun 7, 2006 | Comment Now 
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) has launched a website designed for reporting suspected internet auction fraud.
 
Firm: BSA may unintentionally encourage piracy 
By William Eazel | May 10, 2006 | Comment Now 
The Business Software Alliance (BSA) today came under fire for launching a U.K. anti-piracy program that appeals to disgruntled employees by offering generous financial ...
 
From RSA 2006: BSA says IT security awareness on the rise 
By Frank Washkuch | Feb 16, 2006 | Comment Now 
Information security is now a considerably more prominent issue to private companies than it was just two years ago, according to a survey released by the Business Software ...
 
McAfee exec to head up BSA board 
By William Eazel | Jan 26, 2006 | Comment Now 
Kent Roberts, executive vice president and general counsel at McAfee, has been elected chairman of the Business Software Alliance's (BSA) board of directors for 2006.
 
Piracy reduction could boost revenues by $4.7B 
By Lilia Guan | Dec 9, 2005 | Comment Now 
A software piracy reduction of up to 22 percent by 2009 could boost local industry revenues by $4.7 billion and create 10,000 new jobs, according to a study conducted by IDC ...
 
Pirates, ISPs hamper local software industry: BSA 
By Fleur Doidge | Jul 8, 2004 | Comment Now 
A global anti-piracy lobby group has claimed that bringing down software piracy would boost local software development and that local ISPs should be roped into stopping online ...
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