Harlequin wrote:
Or is it that the Adobe licence doesn't give anyone enough information to decompile the swf format unless a price is paid? And this was circumvented without said payment?

I mentioned this in an earlier response, but I'll mention it again. Adobe charges no fee for access to their Flash file specification. It's completely free.

Sourcecode wrote:
My point is that a company (MS) provided a tool to do so; is it ethical? I felt that such a tool provided by a company such as MS encourages copyright infringement.

I also want to clarify that this is a completely after-hours personal project (which is why it's hosted on my personal domain). No Microsoft resources or time were used in the creation of the tool.