HLS AES-128 encryption for video streams?

Can HLS video streams be encrypted with a rotating key? If not, is that a feature that is in the works?

Hey! This is a feature request I hear with some frequency. I am curious what your use case is.

Given that the decryption key is often embedded in the HLS manifest and is protected with the same signed URLs scheme as the segments, It is not clear to me how you envision encrypted segments improve security (especially for VOD). Could you please expand on the threat model you’re trying to solve for?

(If you believe this should be more of a business discussion, please feel free to email me at [email protected] and happy to connect you to the right person.)

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