Microsoft disabled the 600 thousand Xbox 360 from Xbox Live

Company Microsoft has blocked access to Xbox Live for about 600 thousand Xbox 360. The reason for this was the violation of user agreements with the owners of consoles, in particular, the unofficial firmware consoles to run pirated games.

Microsoft says that is off a small part of more than 20 million accounts service. Offline accounts of gamers who modified the firmware of their consoles. After such an operation console allows you to run the games and programs are not formally distributed by Microsoft, and pirated versions of games. As a result, blocking users from the blacklist have lost the ability to connect to the Xbox Live service, and install games to the hard drive attachment. All the rest of its function, however, remained intact …

12 November 2009 | company, console, microsoft, prefix, run, thousand, violation, xbox, xbox live

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