Those who use your software found it, love it, and want to use it. Unfortunately, some people use your software without paying for it. Software piracy – the use of software that’s been configured or tampered with to remove or bypass license enforcement – happens. So does overuse (use of software exceeding the limits of the license) and misuse (intentional configuration of the software to enable use beyond the limits of the license, such as through cloning or credential sharing). The result: Software suppliers miss out on revenue.