Like most large corporations, major Hollywood studios are fond of outsourcing. From coming attraction trailers that are designed to draw audiences into cinemas to eye-popping 3D... More
Movie pirates have been running amok in recent months – hacking TV series and pre-release films from Netflix and Walt Disney and causing HBO to batten down the hatches with 2FA a... More
Attendees of NAB Show 2017 were treated to three days of presentations by top cybersecurity and content protection experts from all corners of the media and entertainment sector, d... More
NexGuard Forensic Watermarking Enables SONIFI Solutions to Deliver OTT Content to Hospitality Sector (MESA)
NexGuard, a Kudelski Group company and provider of forensic watermarking technology and solutions, today announced that SONIFI Solutions is deploying its streaming session-based ... More
A hacker who unsuccessfully tried to hold Netflix for ransom has achieved an unexpected result: His failure shows that subscription-based business models in content distribution is... More
Ever since the hacker identifying themselves as TheDarkOverlord released most of the upcoming fifth season of Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” on file sharing networks t... More
LAS VEGAS — Murali Rao, global head of cybersecurity and risk consulting for Wipro, is sympathetic to those charged with mitigating cyber threats inside media and entertainment o... More
NSS Labs today announced a “call for input” for enterprises and vendors to further shape and evolve the design of its next Advanced Endpoint Protection (AEP) Group Test and acc... More
NAB 2017: Watermarking, Securing Data and Protecting Broadcasts: A Preview of CDSA’s NAB Cybersecurity Program
The Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) kicks off its three-day “Cyber Security and Content Protection Pavilion” (C3830CS at the Las Vegas Convention Center) prog... More
Digimarc Highlights How Watermarking Can Improve Rights, Royalty Management for the Music Industry (MESA)
Digimarc today released a white paper titled, “Watermarking Technology and Blockchains in the Music Industry,” outlining how blockchain technology, when coupled with digital au... More
CreativeFuture has come out in support of the Register of Copyrights Selection and Accountability Act (H.R. 1695 ). CreativeFuture has said it encourages Congress to swiftly enact ... More
Asked by Deadline about whether the studios or other companies will be able to pull off Premium Video on Demand (PVOD), NATO President and CEO John Fithian said, “Going back ... More
In support of the millions of Americans who currently make a living in the creative industries and the next generation who will join them, our two organizations – the Copyright A... More
A lawsuit filed last month by the MPPA and the major Hollywood studios against operators of an alleged ring of piracy sites has been unsealed, showing that those sites have been sh... More
More details surrounding the voluntary anti-piracy agreement between Google, Bing, and major rightsholders have emerged. In addition to efforts to mitigate pirate sites' efforts ... More
Rajan Samtani, Graham Oakes — Media Science International Digital content capture and distribution technologies have evolved at a rapid pace as evidenced by the recent push by... More
The Recording Industry Association of America, more commonly known as the RIAA, is tired of the ‘antiquated’ process that is DMCA takedown requests. Both the RIAA and a total o... More
Wazee Digital, a provider of cloud-native video management and licensing services, has announced a technology partnership with Paladin, the enterprise platform for next-generation... More
Village Roadshow has a big plan to stop piracy this year, and one of its goals could have a massive impact on you. The Aussie film distributor has announced plans to go after in... More
Google and Microsoft have agreed to adopt a new “voluntary code of practice” in the U.K. that will involve them taking steps to make it harder for would-be pirates to find torr... More
Dolby Cinema Expands in Europe with Les Cinemas Gaumont Pathe Deal (THR)Cinema chain Les Cinemas Gaumont Pathe inked a dea more...
Facebook Quietly Adds Piracy Devices to List of Banned Sale Items (Variety)Facebook has joined the fight against illegal vide more...
DXC Technology CEO: Sales Team ‘Blown Away’ by Combined CSC-HPE ES Partnership Network (CRN)DXC Technology CEO Mike Lawrie said clients have e more...
AMC Entertainment CFO: Premium VOD Window Talks Hit an Impasse (THR)Negotiations between the major studios and domesti more...
The AI Fight is Escalating: This is the IT Giants’ Next Move (CIO)Artificial intelligence is where the competition i more...
Chile’s Largest Stock Exchange Plans to Implement IBM Blockchain Tech (CoinDesk)A major blockchain trial is moving toward implemen more...
Cisco Launches IoT Operations Platform to Save Your IoT Project From an Early Death (TechRepublic)A new IoT platform from Cisco aims to address the more...
Smartphones Overtake DVD/Blu-ray for No. 2 Most-Owned Tech: CTA (Twice)Smartphones are now in 80 percent of U.S. homes, a more...
5 Reasons Why CIOs Need to Prepare for Brexit and Modernize IT (Avanade Insights)The degree of impact that Brexit will have on the more...
Virtual Reality isn’t a Hit at Home, so Imax Tries Arcades (Bloomberg)Imax, best known for its high-tech movie screens, more...
What China’s Live Streaming Crackdown Mean for Marketers (AdAge)Chinese authorities are cracking down on live stre more...
Disney CEO Bob Iger: Hacker Threat About Stolen Movie Was a Hoax (Variety)Disney chief Bob Iger confirmed the company receiv more...