Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 14th Sep 2010 21:21 UTC
Multimedia, AV If the rumours are true, and if this Pastebin post (be sure to mirror the key if that won't get you in trouble with your authorities) is legitimate, then it looks like High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection has been cracked so hard its mother's mother felt it. HDCP is a copy protection mechanism which protects the audio and video streams sent over DisplayPort, HDMI, and DVI.
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RE: DRM is still effective
by Soulbender on Wed 15th Sep 2010 05:43 UTC in reply to "DRM is still effective"
Soulbender
Member since:
2005-08-18

media industries (except for print) are still incredibly profitable.


Are you sure about that? because what we're hearing from them is nothing but whining about how much piracy is bleeidng them dry and how they whole industry might collapse.

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RE[2]: DRM is still effective
by earksiinni on Wed 15th Sep 2010 06:04 in reply to "RE: DRM is still effective"
earksiinni Member since:
2009-03-27

Lol, exactly.

(Er...I'm interpreting your comment as sarcasm. The interwebs are bad for that.)

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