What Are The Arguments about DRM

By Lillie and Tom

What Is DRM

It is class of technologies that are used by hardware manufactorers and individuals which indent to control the use of various items after sale. The term is also refered to as copy protection.

For and Against

Reasons against

  • DRM doesnt prevent illegal use of files it just makes it more difficult
  • all it takes is one person to crack it and its open to everyone
  • adds alot of cost

Reasons for

  • protects information to a resonable level
  • protects music and film piracy
  • helps info theft