HDCP Master Key Is Real, But It Won't Do You Much Good

Intel confirmed that the HDCP "master key" posted anonymously last week is indeed real. But while it's always fun to see restrictive security measures get picked apart, this particular crack probably won't do you a whole lot of good. » 9/17/10 2:20pm 9/17/10 2:20pm

HDCP Copy Protection Unlocked by 'Master Key'

HDCP, the copy protection intended to keep HDMI-beamed content on lockdown, was recently cracked. The new "master key" might not be very useful to John Q. Gizmo, but it will keep torrenters frustrating the hell out of the MPAA. [Rudd-O] » 9/14/10 8:40pm 9/14/10 8:40pm