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Digital Rights Management (DRM) refers to technologies which enforce limitations on access to and copying of digital data. Content owners implement DRM systems in music, motion pictures, software and other content distributed in digital form, in order to control piracy. For example, DRM systems may limit the number or type of computers on which content may be copied or may limit the number of times content may be played. In 1998, the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) was passed, prohibiting the circumvention of “technological protection measures” which control copying and access to content. In other words, the DMCA acts as the legal mechanism to enforce DRM systems.

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