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Software crack

Fatwaa ID: 1279

Question:
Aslamoalaikum mufti shaib i want to know that can we use software crack?

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

Shari’ah has recognized intellectual property. It is unethical and illegal to crack softwares. One should abide by the fair laws of one’s country. In most cases, there are free alternatives that one may use.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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