As software gets easier to distribute, especially via online channels like Apple's Mac App Store, it also becomes easier to steal. But, theft isn't the only threat: Software has also become more vulnerable to illegal copying and copyright infringement.
Software intellectual property expert Bob Zeidman created "The Software IP Detective's Handbook: Measurement, Comparison, and Infringement Detection" to help businesses protect software-oriented intellectual property (IP). Zeidman, developer of the CodeSuite software IP analysis tool, provides a framework and practical examples that will help you:
Check out our excerpt from Zeidman's book for recommendations on how you can determine whether your software IP has been copied without authorization, plagiarized or stolen. You've invested too much in your software to allow it to be exploited by the dishonest.