Chinese piracy site in the United States was sentenced to 12 years in prisonPosted by: admin | Posted on: March 4, 2017
Li Xiang, the owner of Crack99.com, a Chinese pirate website, was sentenced to 12 years in prison for illegally selling industrial software worth more than $100 million in the market, but only tens of thousands of dollars in actual sales. Li Xiang himself is not a hacker, he is just someone else’s software to crack the package, with e-mail and file sharing site sold to buyers around the world. He is actually the Internet era of pirated CD vendors, but piracy is industrial design software, modeling software and simulation software.
Crack99.com has sold about 550 kinds of software, many buyers are Americans, the United States Customs enforcement agents to the identity of buyers in the United States in 2011 under the jurisdiction of Saipan district has opened up the international market to trap pirated Li Xiang. Mr Li Xiang’s lawyer says he is the first Chinese citizen to be arrested and prosecuted in China for pirated software in 12 years.