Link ProtectionThe Link Protect module was primarily developed to prevent "Hot Linking" and bandwidth theft.
Protecting Web Page LinksLink Protect was the first protection script of its kind and based on CGI. These days there are many similar scripts available written in PHP. However if using a CMS like Drupal, Joomla, Moodle or WordPress you can use our Check-Referrer module that is easy to install.
For absolute web page protection, consider using the ArtistScope Site Protection System (ASPS) which provides the most robust and most secure protection for web pages on the planet.