Click here to Skip to main content
11,926,961 members (50,081 online)
Click here to Skip to main content


127 bookmarked

Protecting Your Software Using Simple Serial Number/Activation Key Pair

, 12 Aug 2008 CPOL
This article guides you to simply, yet effectively, prevent your software customers from copying your product without your authorization. I admit it is not a top-security solution, and it will be easy to crack without protecting your compiled code, but it is just for conveying the idea.



Compare Revision Minor Date Status Editor
1 - publicly available No 12-Aug-08 23:50 Available Smitha Vijayan


This article, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)


About the Author

Yasser M. Jaffal
Instructor / Trainer Al-Quds University, Jerusalem
Palestinian Territory (Occupied) Palestinian Territory (Occupied)
I am holding a B.Sc in computer science from Al-Quds University, which is the only Arab university in Jerusalem. I ranked first among my colleagues with GPA of 80.2.
I have been working as teaching and research assistant at CS Dpartment, Al-Quds University since April 2006.
Currently, I am preparing to travel to Jordan to continue my graduate studies in Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) after being awarded a scholarship from German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for two years.

You may also be interested in...

| Advertise | Privacy | Terms of Use | Mobile
Web03 | 2.8.151126.1 | Last Updated 12 Aug 2008
Article Copyright 2008 by Yasser M. Jaffal
Everything else Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2015
Layout: fixed | fluid