User Guide

Step 4: (Optional) Get Set Up to Use Encryption

Protect your content from unauthorized use through encryption. Digital rights management (DRM) systems provide keys to MediaConvert for content encryption, and licenses to supported players for decryption.

To encrypt content, you must have a DRM solution provider. To get set up, see

The only exception to this requirement is with the Apple HLS streaming protocol, where you can choose to define your own static keys or to use a DRM provider.