MICROSOFT TESTS SHOWS 91% NEW PCs in INDIA LOADED WITH PIRATED SOFTWARE
Microsoft did a survey and purchased new personal computer, out of the 166 personal computers bought from nine countries and 22 were purchased from Indian shops at random.
Overall 90% of newly purchased computers purchased from India having high level of pirated software. Nine Asian country India, having high-level of pirated software loaded.
The test showed the India had 91% if the new personal computers are loaded with pirated software, Followed by Indonesia 90%, Taiwan 773%, Singapore 55% and Philippines 43%.
According to Microsoft test, South Korea, Malaysia, Vietnam and Thailand, all with 100% of the purchased personal computers loaded with pirated software.
“We saw that in every step of this whole process you encounter malware,” said Biplap Sikdar, associate professor at department of electrical and computing engineering at the National University of Singapore.