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Hi.
I'm currently assigned to a project at the University,
where we are teamed up with students from other fields of study.
I have a hard time explaining how code is stored in a microprocessor.

They asked me a question, which I do not know how to answer:

"If a program has been stored in the microprocessor, is it then possible for other firms to take that microprocessor and read the program code in order to make a copy of it?"

Thanks you in advance
Br.
Nikolai
Tags: Microcontroller

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