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SafeDiscÂ® Selected For Copy and Hack Protection of Activisionâ€™s PC Game Titles
March 24, 2004-MacrovisionÂ® Corporation (Nasdaq: MVSN), the worldâ€™s leading provider of content protection technologies announced today that the company has extended its agreement with Activision, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) to incorporate Macrovisionâ€™s SafeDiscÂ® Advanced Security APIâ€™s into Activisionâ€™s PC game titles.
SafeDisc is a security solution for interactive software applications. It delivers a tenacious defense against unauthorized disc replication or code manipulation while giving maximum playability to consumers.
â€œMacrovision is pleased to be working with a top games publisher like Activision to fight the rampant threat of game piracy,â€ stated Steve Weinstein, executive vice president and general manager of Macrovisionâ€™s Entertainment Technology Group. â€œBy working together, we are confident that Activision will be implementing the best practices in integrating powerful security with their application â€“ this can extend the title protection and improve the revenue opportunities of legitimate game versions.â€