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Why Protect Video?

  • Eric DiehlEmail author
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Abstract

Digital video is a set of binary information that represents video content in compressed or uncompressed format. Thus, it is intrinsically unprotected. In some cases, it needs protection, or it needs to control access under some defined conditions. A digital video may represent a work protected by some copyright laws. Thus, some technical means should enforce these laws. The digital video may have commercial value, which should also be preserved by technical means. Piracy attempts to break these means. We give a brief overview of piracy.

Keywords

Content Provider World Intellectual Property Organization Audio Track Digital Piracy Bulletin Board System 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Technicolor, Security & Content Protection LabsRennesFrance

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