Live streaming piracy – what’s at stake?

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Live streaming piracy – what’s at stake?

What’s at stake in the battle against live streaming piracy?

Live streaming of sports and other linear content has gone mainstream as consumers increasingly turn to OTT services for programming they once could only get from traditional TV providers.

However, mounting losses due to media piracy, tempered only momentarily by the coronavirus-induced sports lull, have triggered demand for tools and procedures that go well beyond security systems optimized for on-demand viewing.

In this white paper we take a closer look at the audience and revenue of live streaming, the role of sports, the UHD/HDR factor, sensitivities to live streaming latency, and the impact of piracy and associated attack modes. 

The stakes are high – but just how high? Download this paper now to find out!