Beating CAPTCHAs with .NET code

I stumbled across an interesting article outlining how to beat the MSDN visual CAPTCHA algorithm with some .NET code. Unfortunately, the author (a Microsoft MVP) demonstrated his "crack" by testing it on the blogs of other MVPs:

This is a companion discussion topic for the original blog entry at:

You gotta love this guy’s complete lack of modesty.

It’s like other people were unfortunate enough to get in the way of him kicking ass. Too bad for them, eh?

Do you think that would count as a DMCA violation?