Art Theft Protection for Artists

Safeguarding Creators
Against Art Theft in Web3

NFTs indexed to date:

3,056,241,387

The Protect Protocol is a decentralized cross-chain standard utilized to safeguard creators against art theft in Web3. It is used to identify, communicate about, and respond to potentially infringing NFTs and NFT collections, as well as to verify trusted NFTs and NFT collections. 

 

The Protect Protocol is a DeviantArt-led initiative currently in alpha use by the DeviantArt Protect service and select partners.

Protect Protocol Statistics

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Blockchain

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

NFTs Scanned

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

Infringement Rate

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

Alerts Sent

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Solana

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Tezos

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Flow

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Palm

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Optimism

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Arbitrum

Blockchain

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Klaytn

Blockchain

Klaytn

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Polygon

Blockchain

Polygon

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

Ethereum

Blockchain

ETH * Polygon

50,000

NFTs Scanned

+20%

1000

Infringement Rate

Infringement Rate

+20%

1000

NFT's Scanned

Detected

Artist Alerted

1000

Alerts Sent

+20%

Blockchain scanned by DeviantArt Protect.

The number of new NFTs minted on the blockchain.

The number of infringements per one million protected images.

The number of alerts sent to creators regarding infringements.

More blockchains will be added soon

More blockchains will be added soon

 The data has been updated since August 2021.

Protect Protocol for Partners

Partner with us in the fight against art theft in Web3

The Protect Protocol is a decentralized cross-chain standard utilized to safeguard creators against art theft in Web3. 

It is a DeviantArt-led initiative currently in alpha use by the DeviantArt Protect service and select partners. 

 

If you are a Web2 or Web3 platform for creators, an NFT agency, or a security service, apply to partner with the Protect Protocol.

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Data for Ethereum, Klaytn, and Polygon has been updated since August 2021. Arbitrum, Optimism, Palm: March 2022. Tezos, Flow, Solana: May 2022.

About DeviantArt Protect

DeviantArt Protect helps safeguard artists from art theft with state-of-the-art image recognition technology by scanning DeviantArt, as well as public blockchains and third-party marketplaces for potential art infringement in the form of minted NFTs. This service is available to DeviantArt users and select partners.

Founded in 2000, DeviantArt is home to over 70 million registered members worldwide and features an extensive platform used to exhibit, promote, and discover works and other members within a peer community. As the largest aggregator of creative talent on the Internet, DeviantArt is one of the world's largest websites enabling participation in the arts at a scale never imagined in the traditional art world.