Copy-protection key hack leads to web-revolt

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    The administration behind HD DVD and Blu-ray encryption technology AACS (Advanced Access Content System) was left Canute-like yesterday after a web-revolt which saw legal attempts to remove a 128-bit processing key to the copy-protection system lost in a sea of blog-disobedience. Although the 'skeleton' key has been known for months, having been discovered by hacker [...]
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