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Anti cheat.
If caught with cheat it can permaban your cd key.
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Let me bust out this handy dandy website I found

http://lmgtfy.com/?q=PunkBuster
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PunkBuster is a prgram that runs along side your game as you play online. It detects if you cheat using wall hacks and aim bots ect. You are then blocked from the game and forced to remove the cheat. You also can't play on EA servers without Punkbuster, so there's no work around.
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I haven't used PunkBuster in years, but back then it was a piece of crap anti-cheating utility that games forcefully installed on your PC without permission and had no easy way to remove, made antivirus software go bonkers, bogged your PC down and didn't really do much to stop cheating.

/rant. Hopefully things are better now.
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Let me bust out this handy dandy website I found

http://lmgtfy.com/?q=PunkBuster
this had me
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Anti cheat.
If caught with cheat it can permaban your cd key.
if i PAID for the game, i think i have the right to use it however i want to...
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if i PAID for the game, i think i have the right to use it however i want to...
For yourself.
When playing online, other people are affected too.
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if i PAID for the game, i think i have the right to use it however i want to...
Yup in SINGLE PLAYER ONLY!!!!! When playing multi-player if you have to CHEAT to play then you have NO BUSINESS playing!!!!!
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if i PAID for the game, i think i have the right to use it however i want to...
If other people PAID for this game, you would think that they should be able to play a quick Multiplayer game without having to deal with hackers, which I am now thinking you are.....

I don't think people who PAID for THIS GAME would want to be auto aimed over and over again......
    
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