Digital watermarking - Effectiveness and implications on anti-circumvention

Chakraverty, Prateek (2016) Digital watermarking - Effectiveness and implications on anti-circumvention. In: 2016 3rd International Conference on Computing for Sustainable Global Development (INDIACom), 16 March 2016 through 18 March 2016, New Delhi.

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Rapid technological advancements in the area of digital watermarks have resulted in their sheer variety of types, techniques and applications. Circumvention of digital watermarks is a widespread phenomenon thereby putting protected works such as digital images, video, audio, databases, websites and e-books at risk. Thus, the effectiveness of a digital watermark is significant for the protection of the concerned work. The question is - what is the standard of such effectiveness. Society measures standards as per relevant policies and laws. In this case, the relevant law is Section 65A of the Copyright (Amendment) Act, 2012. In this paper, we will look into the legal scope of effectiveness of digital watermarks in the context of this Section.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Keywords: Anti-Circumventio | Digital database | Digital image | E-books | Indian Copyright (Amendment) Act 2012 | Policies and laws | Technological advancement | Technological protection measures
Subjects: Social Sciences and humanities > Business, Management and Accounting > Marketing
JGU School/Centre: Jindal Global Law School
Depositing User: Amees Mohammad
Date Deposited: 17 Feb 2022 08:51
Last Modified: 09 Apr 2022 06:53
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