Privacy and Data Protection Issues in Over-The-Top (OTT) Platforms: An Analysis

  • Priyesh Pathak
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  • Priyesh Pathak

    LL.M. Student at Hidayatullah National Law University Raipur, India

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In this paper analysis is done of the Privacy And Data Protection Issues in OTT Platforms. The meaning of Privacy And Data Protection and OTT is covered here. The paper is also discussing the concerns regarding the Privacy and Data Protection in OTT and the methods to mitigate it is also being discussed. Then the present regulatory framework with respect to India is being dealt with here. It also gives an explanation of relevant laws and court rulings. Protecting people's "data" is the goal of "data protection." This "right to privacy" has been declared to be a "fundamental right in India '' as a consequence of court rulings. Over the top (OTT) content providers are streaming media services that are provided to consumers directly over the Net. It sidesteps cable, telecast, and satellite tv. Some of the most significant security issues affecting the OTT are being covered. Then the present regulatory framework are being discussed and then concluded with the suggestions to overcome the threats to Privacy And Data Protection Issues in OTT.


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International Journal of Law Management and Humanities, Volume 5, Issue 6, Page 1331 - 1340


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