DRM domain authentication using electronic payment systems

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DRM domain authentication using electronic payment systems
This paper focuses on the problem of how to allow sharing of copyrighted content between a set of authorised devices and preventing unauthoried copying of content to other devices. Our main objective is to achieve controlled secure distribution of content, taking into account user requirements for sharing of content and rights. We mainly focused on creating a domain managed by a single owner, where all devices joining the domain are bound to the domain owner. The novel contribution in this paper is proposing a mechanism for strongly binding a domain to a single owner, which enables the binding of content licences to the domain owner. Devices can use a domain content only after joining the domain, which requires the physical involvement of the domain owner, i.e. the licence content holder. Other devices in the domain that are authorised to access the domain content cannot re-transfer the means for accessing content to others, which limits illicit content proliferation. Our novel idea i...
Imad M. Abbadi, Muntaha Alawneh
Added 12 Oct 2010
Updated 12 Oct 2010
Type Conference
Year 2008
Authors Imad M. Abbadi, Muntaha Alawneh
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