Wednesday, August 1, 2007

Widevine Sues Verimatrix

Widevine announced a patent infringement lawsuit against Verimatrix for unspecified damages. Specifically, Widevine asserts that Verimatrix's content security solutions, such as the Verimatrix Content Authority System (VCAS), infringe on Widevine's Apparatus, System and Method for Selectively Encrypting Different Portions of Data Sent Over A Network patent number 7,165,175.

For its part, Verimatrix refuted the allegation and said it would defend itself vigorously.