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November 16, 2012

Did you say encrypted?

devadutta @ 6:42 pm, GMT +0000 ( 1353091354 ) Play
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Cracked by: raklodramA , manas , KK , Bipin Banavalikar , rickde , Manish Achuth , Sumanth Patlolla , Rogi , Ananth and Logik

Answer:
DVD Jon, who was the first to break CSS encryption on DVDs has started a more legitimate operation via a software company called doubleTwist. This is old news for a lot of us, but just posting it here in case someone missed it

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11 Responses to “Did you say encrypted?”

  1. Johansen launched doubleTwist, which allows customers to route around digital rights management in music files and convert files between various formats.


  2. manas
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    The logo is that of doubleTwist player. Dunno about the guy.


  3. KK
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    Jon Lech Johansen
    doubleTwist — A software by Jon
    when he was 15, has released a new version of his doubleTwist software that allows iPod owners to completely bypass iTunes and iPhoto when buying and managing their music, videos and photos.

    Read more: http://www.smh.com.au/digital-.....z2IDsKR4ad


  4. Bipin Banavalikar
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    Jon Lech Johansen & logo of DoubleTwist Ventures
    Jon is the co-founder and CTO of doubleTwist
    Disc contains the crack that managed to allow the iPhone to work as an iPod with WiFi, without AT&T activation


  5. rickde
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    Jon Lech Johansen founded DoubleTwist

    also he is famous for breaking DVD DRM


  6. Manish Achuth
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    DVD Jon. DeCSS software. Decoded the content-scrambling system in DVD’s.


  7. Manish Achuth
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    RHS is Double Twist. His current venture.


  8. Sumanth Patlolla
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    Jon Lech Johansen aka DVD Jon, known for DeCSS – a program capable of decrypting content on a DVD


  9. Rogi
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    DVD Jon.
    Co-founder of doubleTwist
    DeCSS


  10. Ananth
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    1 is Jon Lech Johansen (DVD Jon), broke the CSS system on DVD
    2. Double Twist player, which he developed. Double twist can work around DRM


  11. Logik
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    Jon Lech Johansen aka DVD John , he broke the sony-bmg dvd encryption.
    This is DoubleTwist , his fileswapping music player


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