According to the DataProt, about $40 and $97.1 billion worth of losses from digital piracy impacts were reported from the annual global revenue within the movie industry. And that is just one of the many reports amongst millions of cases that can prove the dangerous pace these digital crimes continue to grow.
Unfortunately, not a lot of people are aware of the fact that digital piracy is, in fact, a crime that has severe consequences. Yet despite several actions taken against the culprits, digital piracy continues to plague the IT sectors and has become one the most major growing crisis on a worldwide scale.
However, companies like Shield Consultancy have been playing a significant role in suppressing the dangerous digital piracy impacts.
Moataz O Saleh is a highly distinguished figure within the IT sector. As a businessman and an IT professional, he founded Shield Consultancy- a company that revolves around offering various services to industrial establishments, trading companies, scientific agencies, and many other people in business residing on both within and outside of Egypt.
Consisting of highly qualified researchers and experts, Shield Consultancy provides a number of facilities to the public which involve investigation related to cybersecurity, digital anti-piracy, solutions for digital signage, content removal, and so much more.
Consequently, they have made a reputable name for themselves which have proved their services to be highly valuable and authentic enough for other business to consult for their services with the guarantee that their problems will be resolved by the end of the day.
One of the most common cases received by Shield Consultancy involves a large portion of cyber theft via digital piracy. Moataz O Saleh firmly believes that one of the many reasons why companies become victims of said crimes are due to their unawareness about what digital piracy is and the consequences that come about being involved in it.
So if you want to protect your company from digital piracy, allow us to be of some assistance. Below are a few tips that can help you counter digital piracy and keep your business safe from involved in a crime you do not wish to be a part of.
If you are selling your products, always remember to watermark them STRATEGICALLY. There have been many cases where products have been watermarked but still manage to get pirated. The reason? Hackers easily altered their watermark.
Watermarking solutions is actually an ideal method you can use to lower digital piracy. Many invisible watermarks are embedded with specific information in media files, which is impossible to be seen with a naked eye. However, this data can be detected via detection systems build for watermarking solutions. Consequently, it is now easier to identify which piece of information was leaked and how they can trace it back to the culprit behind the crime.
Fortify your Contracts and Licenses
It is crucial to keep in mind that your copyright values are firmly linked to the rights you are licensing.
Hence, it is essential that you audit all the license agreements under which you will allow others to distribute or use your publications in order to ensure that the terms and conditions of usage are crystal clear and are protecting your business from piracy and other kinds of illegal actions.