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많은 웹사이트와 마찬가지로, BSA의 웹사이트는 쿠키를 사용하여 해당 웹사이트의 효율적인 기능을 보장하고 당사 사용자에게 최상의 경험을 제공합니다. 당사의 쿠키 사용법 및 귀하의 브라우저 쿠키 설정을 변경하는 법에 대한 자세한 내용은 당사의 쿠키 취급방침에서 더 알아보실 수 있습니다. 쿠키 설정을 변경하지 않고 이 사이트를 계속 이용함으로써 귀하는 당사의 쿠키 사용에 동의하시는 게 됩니다.

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FEB 28, 2016 | AUSTRALIA

WA Businesses see Highest Number of Illegal Software Cases in 2015

BSA | The Software Alliance urges businesses to undertake regular software audits as reports of cybercrime continue across Australia.

BSA 2015 cases in review:

  • 15 cases settled in 2015; with over $300,000 of illegal software found being used
  • Western Australia recorded as state with the highest number of settlements for 2015
  • Manufacturing industries accounted for the majority of settlements, followed by construction/proprerty industries and design 

Australia— 29 February, 2016 — BSA | The Software Alliance (BSA), the leading advocate for the global software industry, is urging businesses across Australia to be mindful of cybercrime risks as it recorded a busy 2015, actioning 15 cases where illegal software with an estimated value of $311,500 was found. 

The pipeline of leads on businesses suspected of using unlicensed software increased by 25 percent in 2015 with West Australian employees most disgruntled when it came to reporting reporting illegal software use in business. The state accounted for almost one third of settlements with Victoria close behind. 

“2015’s results are proof that Australians are still willing to take action against illegal activity, and demonstrate that unlicensed software use still remains a challenge in a wide range of industries across the country” said Roland Chan, Senior Director, Compliance Programs – Asia-Pacific. 

“In 2016, BSA will continue to build awareness around the benefits businesses will see off the back of implementing a robust software asset management (SAM) policy and practice. This ultimately helps them to maximize returns from their investments in IT, as well as ensure the avoidance of unnecessary legal and security risks that come with the use of unlicensed software.”

The BSA remains committed to its role in raising awareness of the risks to businesses when using unlicensed software and the damaging effects that software piracy has on the Australian IT industry.

Each business caught using unlicensed software was required to purchase genuine software licenses for its ongoing use, in addition to paying the copyright infringement damages penalty.

For more information on the rate of unlicensed software use in Australia, BSA or Software Asset Management (SAM), visit www.bsa.org or contact:

Michael VatalidisText10002 9956 5733Michael.Vatalidis@Text100.com.au

About BSA

BSA | The Software Alliance (www.bsa.org) is the leading advocate for the global software industry before governments and in the international marketplace. Its members are among the world’s most innovative companies, creating software solutions that spark the economy and improve modern life. With headquarters in Washington, DC, and operations in more than 60 countries, BSA pioneers compliance programs that promote legal software use and advocates for public policies that foster technology innovation and drive growth in the digital economy.

BSA 소개

소프트웨어 연합(BSA | The Software Alliance, 이하 BSA)(www.bsa.org)은 각국 정부를 대상으로 세계 시장에서 전 세계 소프트웨어 업계를 대변하고 옹호하는 선도적 연합체입니다. 세계의 가장 혁신적 기업들이 회원사로 참여하며 경제에 활기를 불어 넣고 현대의 생활을 향상시키는 소프트웨어 솔루션을 만들어 내고 있습니다.

워싱턴 DC에 본부를 두고, 30개국이 넘는 국가들에서 운영되는 BSA는, 합법적 소프트웨어 사용을 증진시키고 기술 혁신을 촉진하며 디지털 경제의 성장을 추진하는 공공 정책을 지지하는 준법 프로그램들을 선도합니다.

언론 연락처

Anna Hughes

Telephone: 202-530-5177
이메일: annah@bsa.org

Riley McBride Smith

Telephone: 202-591-1125
이메일: Riley@allisonpr.com

For Media Inquiries

이메일: media@bsa.org

언론 연락처

Anna Hughes

Telephone: 202-530-5177
이메일: annah@bsa.org

언론 연락처

Christine Lynch

이메일: christinel@bsa.org

CONTACTO DE PRENSA

Anna Hughes

Telephone: 202-530-5177
이메일: annah@bsa.org