Widevine attracts US$15m from investors

Content security specialist Widevine has announced that Liberty Global, Samsung Ventures and a third, unnamed party have become strategic shareholders in the company.

Widevine said the move would lead to US$15m (€10m) in growth capital. “Widevine will use the additional capital to support and grow our customer base, broaden our product portfolio and defend our intellectual property,” said CEO Brian Baker.