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What is DeCSS?

Jan 02nd, 2010by dvdxplayer 2,990 views |Comments Off

CSS (Content Scrambling System) is an encryption and authentication scheme intended to prevent DVD movies from being digitally copied. DeCSS refers to the general process of defeating CSS, as well as to DeCSS source code and programs. Read More »

What is the CSS on DVD?

Nov 30th, 2009by dvdxplayer 3,699 views |4 Comments

Content Scramble System (CSS)
Because of the potential for perfect digital copies, paranoid movie studios forced a deeper copy protection requirement into the DVD standard. Content Scramble System (CSS) is a data encryption and authentication scheme intended to prevent copying video files directly from DVD-Video discs. CSS was developed primarily by Matsushita and Toshiba. Read More »