Web Commodore Online Evidence
Prove what has been published online
Record online publication evidenceOnline Evidence
Certified Records of Online Content
We take certified snapshots of what's published online. Incorporating accurate timestamps our digital evidence records provide solid proof of publication history.
The chain of custody is paramount to digital forensics. We generate and store digital evidence that can be verified by authorities and courts.
We securely store digital evidence in the cloud so it can be accessed and verified at any time.
Intellectual PropertyCopyright Infringement
Provide solid proof that another website has used your creative works (photographs, texts) or other content that belongs to you. Take control of what is rightfully yours
Online ReputationDefamation / Cyber Bullying
Indisputable proof of statements or comments published in news articles, forum posts or on social media. Track how such content may be modified or deleted over time by scheduling daily certified snapshots. Protect your reputation online
ComplianceProof of Compliance
Demonstrate your compliance with regulations by recording a certified snapshot of your website's terms and conditions, regulatory information pages, disclaimers or other legal texts. Prove publication history by scheduling daily recordings. Create a compliance audit trail
Brand ProtectionDemonstrate Brand Usage History
Proving your prolonged use of your unregistered trade marks can afford you protection of those marks in many countries. Record evidence of your brand usage by scheduling monthly certfied snapshots of your corporate and product web pages. Protect your brand
CompetitionMonitor Trade Competitors
Record advertising statements, pricing history, promotional offers, positioning messages published by your competitors Protect yourself against unfair competition
Web Commodore Technology
1A snapshot source is created from a user-submitted URL of a public web page or social media post.
2Web Commodore takes a snapshot of the web page and stamps it with the accurate date & time.
3A SHA-256 hash fingerprint is generated for the web page and timestamp combination.
4Online Publication Evidence is generated from the web page snapshot, SHA-256 hash fingerprint and timestamp.
5The Publication Evidence is stored securely in the cloud where it can be accessed and verified by authorised parties.
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