Frequently Asked Questions

At WebKontrol we are glad to provide information to help you understand how we may serve you. We know that some of you are experts in anti-piracy, while others may be engaging with copyright protection issues for the very first time. No matter your level of familiarity with IP protection / anti-piracy, we are happy to answer your questions.

Here are some of the most common questions we receive:

What Is WebKontrol?

We are a global anti-piracy company that specializes in detecting and eliminating copyright infringements across the internet. We use the state-of-the-art site-crawling and video fingerprinting technologies for automated identification and verification of illegally uploaded content.

What Services Does WebKontrol Provide?

  • Content Fingerprinting & Prefiltering: We provide digital fingerprinting technology as a service to owners of large content libraries to help them automatically identify duplicate copies of original video files inside an internal content database.
  • Anti-Piracy for Films and TV Series: We provide in-depth anti-piracy protection for your media content whether that’s a Theatrical release or a Premiere of TV Series. We also cover title libraries of any size. 
  • Protection of Sports Live Streams: We safeguard sports content during and after live broadcasts to secure the value of legal sports transmissions and events’ reruns.

Who Are WebKontrol’s Software For?

We serve video platforms with user-generated content, intellectual property rightsholders, or content distributors, whose IP is at risk of copyright infringement via unlawful reproduction, storage, distribution, or resale on the internet.

Which Territories Does WebKontrol Cover?

At WebKontrol we cover all global territories, that include but are not limited to:

  • North America
  • Europe
  • The Middle East and North Africa (MENA)
  • Russia and CIS
  • China 
  • India

Where Is WebKontrol Based?

Our international team is based in offices in New York (United States), Vilnius (Lithuania).

How Do I Learn More About WebKontrol?

We’d be happy to tell you how we might help with the protection of your intellectual property rights. To talk to us, please reach out via

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