How Can I Fight Piracy of My Adult Content?

Fighting adult content theft aligns with several of the topics we’ve covered in previous posts on the Adult Business Consulting blog. As you’ve read, we’ve provided our opinions on the numerous legal and DMCA-related problems that people working in the adult entertainment sector encounter. In this brand-new blog post, we’ll go into greater detail concerning content piracy as well as the several trends and services that the adult entertainment market is currently offering to help address these problems. Please also read our DMCA post and blog pieces on the legal challenges faced by adult companies.

Adult Business Consulting hopes you enjoy this post.

Content piracy: What Is It?

In the internet adult sector, content piracy is a persistent danger to independent content producers and studios. It is illegal to pirate digital content. Piracy occurs when someone makes illegal copies of digitally copyrighted media such as music, games, software, e-books, movies, photographs, and YouTube content. Adult entertainment industry piracy can be as easy as a rogue OnlyFans user taking paid content from a creator and putting it to an adult tube site that doesn’t need identity verification to submit the content or to a website known as an “OnlyFans” leak site.

Other instances include downloading feature-length adult films as torrents from a pirate website and then further disseminating that torrented content without the studio’s or the creator’s consent. The adult business has responded to and adjusted to respond to content piracy upticks on the internet by implementing verified online techniques. 

Content piracy can take many different forms.

The Verified Internet: What Is It?

A verified internet is a trend where users’ identities are confirmed at the forefront when they publish material online. A verified user account on Instagram or Twitter serves as the greatest illustration. However, with a verified internet strategy, tube sites in the adult industry can support 2257 compliance for independent content producers as well as offer legal evidence when a video from a verified uploader is pirated and it happens elsewhere on the internet.

On some websites, users must confirm their identities before they may upload anything. Based on several legal complaints made against the tube site by European regulators for lacking a workable age verification system, takes this action. The parent business of xHamster revised all age and identity verification requirements for users who produce and upload content to the platform after doing this. also takes this action in response to the moral panic and escalation of controversy that were sparked by Nicholas Kristof’s notoriously biased “Children of Pornhub” essay in The New York Times. All content posted by unverified users was deleted by Included in this is the deletion of any content that might have been copied or stolen.

Are There Any Services to Combat the Piracy of Adult Content?

However, not everything is focused on tube sites. On websites like OnlyFans and JustforFans, adult content producers have reported an increase in occurrences of content piracy. Fortunately, there are presently services in the adult entertainment industry that assist content makers and producers in identifying stolen material. YNOT and XBIZ, two of the most significant business news sources in the adult entertainment sector, have given some of these adult services recognition. For their innovations and attention to adult content producers, these services have also received honors.

Takedown Piracy

Takedown Piracy is a business that has won recognition for its efforts to fight content piracy among providers of adult entertainment and content authors. Takedown Piracy works to uphold DMCA rules and safeguard content and intellectual property. Since then, this organization has grown to attract a sizable following and customers. With Takedown Piracy, you get more than just an online copyright management system; you also get a group of passionate experts committed to preventing content theft and providing the highest level of service.


Another program that aids producers of sexual content in combating piracy is BranditScan. Full-scope detection of your brand name across all currently used online piracy forms is one of the innovative techniques used by BranditScan. Additionally, BranditScan offers creators full-scope reporting and eradication options. Plans to retain BranditScan’s services begin at $15 per month or $150 for the entire year. The DMCA and other U.S. laws are made easier by BranditScan for requests to remove pirated content. They received further accolades from the industry, including “best business services company” at the 2022 YNOT Awards.

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