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GROUP 27
L E CT URE R: DR HAI RUZ I L A I DRUS

NO TO
PIRACY
INTRODUCTION
.OBJECTIVES.
• be aware of the power we hold as a consumer
• carelessness have an impact
.MAIN IDEAS.
• There is a high need to stop using pirate software
because it leads to a stifle in innovation;
• therefore consumers need to avoid seeing them as
the cheaper alternatives,
• as it also poses threats to their privacy.
◙ NEED FOR A CHANGE◙
• Piracy discourages new software from
entering the market; stifles innovation.
• Software piracy slows the economic
growth rates of developing.
• Billions in additional revenue, equivalent to
thousands of possible jobs, are lost every
year, resulting in unemployment rise.
• Companies can’t develop better product
due to the high cost in combating piracy.

◙ SOLUTION ◙
• Consumers should start looking into
affordable or free-sourced softwares
• Bundle unlimited downloading service with
ISP subscription.
• Pay for products by instalment.
• Use legal file sharing services.
◙ VISUALIZE ◙
• Increases the risk of identity theft and other
personal risks
• Unlicensed users are deprived of the basic
protections offered by properly licensed software
• Downloading files illegally have a risk of viruses and
Spyware!
• Piracy can expose end-users to potential risks of
identity theft if criminals who sell counterfeit
software CDs obtain a buyer's name, address, credit
card and other information during purchase.

CONCLUSION
Piracy stifles
innovation
Consumers should
look for affordable
or free-sourced
software.
The risks increases
when the problem
persist
email to info@mfact.org
◙ ACTION ◙
• Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation. (2006, September). Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) Enforcement Strategies. Retrieved on August
4, 2014, from http://www.apec.org/About-Us/About-APEC/~/~/media/Files/Groups/IP/06_sccp_IPR_Strategies_Inventory.ashx.
• BSA|The Software Alliance is a site that promote a long-term legislative and legal environment in which the industry can prosper and
to provide a unified voice for its members around the world (http://ww2.bsa.org/country.aspx).
• Business Software Alliance. (2006). Unravelling software piracy myths. Retrieved on August 7, 2014, from
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rc.org.my%2Felibrary%2FSoftware_piracy_by_BSA.doc&ei=knPkU_boKc-58gWM4oCgBQ&usg=AFQjCNHAi8w-
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• Diehl S. (2001, November 13). Computer & Videogame Piracy: What are the effects of Piracy? Retrieved on August 6, 2014, from
http://mason.gmu.edu/~sdiehl/effects.html.
• Digital Piracy. (2011, November 3). Advantages and Disadvantages of Piracy (Software Industry). Retrieved on August 2, 2014, from
http://digitalpiracyin9000.blogspot.com/2011/11/advantages-and-disadvantages-of-piracy.html.
• Gaither S., Chad A., Louis R., Daniel A., & Gattuso B. (2009). Computer Piracy: A Global Issue. Retrieved on August 1, 2014, from
http://public.csusm.edu/fangfang/Teaching/HTMmaterial/StudentProjectFall09/FinalReportGroup6.pdf.
• International Chamber of Commerce. (2011, May 18). Call for action on piracy. Retrieved on August 2, 2014, from
file:///C:/Users/user/Downloads/ICC_Call_for_action.pdf.
• International Intellectual Property Alliance (IIPA). (2014, February 7). 2014 Special 301 Report on Copyright Protection and
Enforcement. Retrieved on August 4, 2014, from http://www.iipa.com/rbc/2014/2014SPEC301MALAYSIA.PDF.
• Kimberly G.T. (n.d.). How is Original Software Linked to Standards. StreetDirectory. Retrieved on August 3, 2014, from
http://www.streetdirectory.com/travel_guide/135897/software/how_is_original_software_linked_to_standards.html.
• LCC1013 Creative Commuication. (2010, March 15). Advantages and Disadvantages of using Pirated Software: Part 2. Retrieved on
August 2, 2014, from http://lcc1013theglasses.wordpress.com/2010/03/15/advantages-and-disadvantages-of-using-pirated-software-
part-2/.
• MFA©T. (2008). Ennforcement. Retrieved on August 5, 2014, from http://www.mfact.org/enforcement.html.
• Official Portal of Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Malaysia is a website that regulates the communications and
multimedia (http://www.skmm.gov.my/Home.aspx).
• Perbadanan Harta Intelek Malaysia (MyIPO) is a site that gives information regarding strong legal infrastructure and effective
administration regime to enhance greater creativity and exploitation of intellectual property (http://www.myipo.gov.my/web/guest).
• Readers T. (2010, February 25). Benefits of Using Original Software. Retrieved on August 2, 2014, from
http://www.techreaders.com/2010/02/benefits-of-using-original-software/.
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