DAZN chooses GeoGuard for content protection

Tuesday, July 25th, 2023 
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DAZN chooses GeoGuard to help protect its revenues

  • Global sports streaming leader, DAZN, has chosen GeoComply’s GeoGuard solution to safeguard its premium sports content

VANCOUVER, BC — GeoComply Solutions Inc. (“GeoComply”), a leading provider of cutting-edge anti-fraud and geolocation solutions, is pleased to announce DAZN as a new client, utilizing GeoGuard™, which provides advanced protection against usage of VPNs, Tors, Proxies, and other advanced location spoofing techniques.

DAZN is the leading global sports streaming and entertainment platform. With over 20 million premium paying subscribers across 200 markets, DAZN’s business model depends on ensuring price differentiation across their global user base. DAZN is using GeoComply’s technology to provide a secure and reliable solution that ensures robust geo-blocking and reduces the risk of fraudulent activity.

GeoGuard detects 98% of all anonymous IPs with an advanced rules engine, ultra-low false positive rate, and hourly updates. With unparalleled protection against location spoofing techniques GeoGuard helps businesses reduce fraud, fight piracy and raise their compliance bar.

“GeoGuard is the solution of choice when protecting your content,” said James Clark, General Manager, Media & Entertainment at GeoComply. “Whether protecting access to premium sports content or popular shows or movies, GeoGuard can be trusted to block fraudsters and stop bad actors. We are excited that DAZN will now be leveraging the value of our industry leading solutions, starting with GeoGuard.”

“DAZN takes fraud prevention very seriously,” said Sandeep Tiku, Chief Technology Officer at DAZN. “We’re constantly on the lookout for the best tools to protect our business, especially since we stream the most prominent sporting events yearly to tens of millions of people worldwide. GeoGuard far exceeded our expectations during our recent tool evaluation testing. We are now delighted to be working with GeoComply as a new partner.”

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