[reportlab-users] Encryption in pdf

Andrea Cappelli a.cappelli at gmail.com
Fri Sep 11 11:07:44 EDT 2009

Il giorno ven, 11/09/2009 alle 07.55 -0700, richard at ootbcomputers.com ha

> It is much better to validate if a user can download the pdf than to

> encrypt it.

I have to create a pdf that can be downloaded by anyone, with the
limitation that text and images could not be copied, so this way is not
feasible for me

> Encryption can easily be defeated. Convert to .ps then convert back to

> pdf works every time.

Thank you for the reply, and for the tip ;)


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