Software Watermarking: Models and Dynamic Embeddings

  title={Software Watermarking: Models and Dynamic Embeddings},
  author={Christian S. Collberg and Clark D. Thomborson},
Watermarking embeds a secret message into a cover message. In media watermarking the secret is usually a copyright notice and the cover a digital image. Watermarking an object discourages intellectual property theft, or when such theft has occurred, allows us to prove ownership.The Software Watermarking problem can be described as follows. Embed a structure W into a program P such that: W can be reliably located and extracted from P even after P has been subjected to code transformations such… CONTINUE READING
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