War Against Software Piracy

The Pilipinas Anti-Piracy Team (PAPT) pursues all-out war against all forms of software piracy, SunStar Cebu (online) reports today. PAPT is a government-led initiative composed of the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), the Optical Media Board (OMB) and the Philippine National Police (PNP).

According to the report, PAPT:

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A Glance at Philippine IT Laws and Policy

We heavily invest on hardware and software, and to IT support personnel. But how do we deal with persons who initiate acts that compromise our IT infrastructure? How do we deal with persons who hack our system? How about those who spread malware like the “I love you” virus that heavily harm computer networks in the world? How about those who invade our intellectual property right?As much as there is a need to act on street crimes, there is also a great need to act on cybercrimes.

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