Best Answer ebr , 31 March 2020 - 05:34 PM
Hi. There is a lot of discussion out here on this over the years. The bottom line is that we must validate keys periodically to avoid the sad fact that, otherwise, people will find a way to steal it. We have people purchase a key and then dispute the charge with their bank or use a stolen card and then re-sell the key all over the place, etc.
We simply cannot allow a key to work forever without periodic validation.Go to the full post