Microsoft will block XP SP2 from Pirates

Just like any other thing Microsoft does to try and stop pirates from applying updates someone will come up with a work around. Comments from last week article on the subject indicates that those of you running bootleg copies of XP have found ways to install SP1 and other updates to bootleg copies. [ZDNet]

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