FlightSimLabs, a studio that specialises in custom add-ons for other company’s flight sims, has been found to be secretly installing a program onto user’s computers designed to check whether they’re playing a pirated copy of their software. The code
Flight-sim devs say hidden password-dump tool was used to fight piratesArs Technica
Flight Sim Company Embeds Malware to Steal Pirates’ PasswordsTorrentFreak
Flight Simulator Add-On Tried to Catch Pirates By Installing Password-Stealing Malware on Their ComputersMotherboard
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