How Document DRM systems work

Overview of document DRM & PDF security systems.

There are many document DRM solutions available in the marketplace, and they all use different technologies to control document access and use.  Here we cover the main types of systems and how they work.
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Brexit, GDPR & data protection

Brexit, GDPR & the need to protect confidential documents.

There is much confusion over the subject of GDPR, data protection, and what is personal data.  In the event of a ‘hard’ Brexit this is likely to worsen.  Here we discuss how to protect confidential documents and data for GDPR compliance.
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Trade secret protection

Protection of trade secrets from theft.

There are many reasons why sensitive corporate information has to be handled as a trade secret rather than Copyright or Patent.  Here’s how to protect trade secrets in digital documents from unauthorized access and passing on.
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Protecting confidential documents

Protection of commercially sensitive and confidential documents.

Protecting confidential and commercially sensitive documents requires more than just encryption. Here we explain why document DRM is required to control how documents are used once they have been distributed.
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Invisible or visible watermarks?

Watermarking – invisible watermarks (secret) or visible (public)?

Invisible watermarks are great for protecting images from copyright infringement but don’t work so well with documents.  This blog explains why visible watermarks are more effective as a document copy deterrent.
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