Tuesday, August 15, 2006

Prevent web images from being saved.

Many novice web-developers struggle with the idea of preventing users from stealing the images present on a HTML page.
The truth is that it is impossible to prevent the user from saving the images on a HTML page.
We can watermark them and prove that they belong to us and enter comments that say this in clear text, but it still doesn't keep people from issuing an HTTP request and saving the image.