Blu-Ray DRM Cracked

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Blu-Ray DRM Cracked

The plaintext exploit used to partially crack HD-DVD a couple of weeks ago was brought to bear on Blu-Ray by the same gents this weekend—and it worked a treat.

“We need to kick DRM in the butt!” declares the sigfile of Doom9 forum poster Janvitos, launching his inspection of the format.

Doom9 forum link: Decrypting Blu-Ray

UPDATE: Check out this My Digital Life post … Crack, Decrypt and Copy HD DVD AACS DRM Protected Movies with BackupHDDVD for instructions, updates and download links.

UPDATE: AACS hack blamed on bad player implementation It’s not our fault! it’s those lazy application programmers!”

Erm … Yea … sure it is …

Image credit: Cracked.com

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