Is Blockchain an enabler or defender of piracy?



It’s touted to be as discruptive as the internet was when that came on the scene. But what does blockchain actually mean for the media industry and specifically its role related to piracy?

Is blockchain an enabler of piracy or is it a defender – helping content owners protect their content and intellectual property rights?
In this white paper, Irdeto:
  • Take a business oriented look at the characteristics of blockchain
  • Explore how technology could be exploited by pirates
  • Explain how content owners can leverage blockchain to protect content rights