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NSS Labs Launches CAWS 3.0, Continuous Security Validation Platform

Cybersecurity firm NSS Labs has announced CAWS 3.0, a continuous security validation platform that leverages the company’s unmatched expertise in security product testing and thr... More

M&E Journal: Secure Design Principles

By Ted Harrington, Executive Partner, Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) - First, it is important to define the primary secure design principles. Different academic, research... More

MESA’s First Media & Entertainment Day Hits New York July 25

A full day of conferences, keynotes, workshops and technology showcases, covering four different areas of the media and entertainment industry, is set for July 25, when the Media &... More

Following the Kodi Crackdown (OTT2)

In the media industry, there’s no dirtier word right now than “Kodi.” The popular media management software is under siege, and the once vibrant ecosystem that supported it i... More

Outloud Audio Adds Fortium’s MediaSeal for File Level Encryption

Digital content security solutions firm Fortium and its file encryption software software MediaSeal have been tapped by audio post production firm Outloud Audio to help protect fil... More

M&E Journal: Strengthening Digital Content Workflow and Systems Security

By Blake White and Richard Delia, Cognizant Business Consulting’s Communications, Media & Technology Practice - No technology can secure content that the people involved h... More

Successful Security? Stop Blaming Users (BankInfoSecurity)

To encourage individuals to improve their security practices, begin by not blaming them. That was one takeaway that Angela Sasse, a professor of human-centered technology at Uni... More

Cisco: Number of Major Global DDoS Attacks to Soar By 2021

The number of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks larger than 1 Gbps will soar from 1.3 million in 2016 to 3.1 million by 2021, Cisco projected June 8 as part of the Cisco... More

NSS Labs Shares 2017 Next Generation Firewall Group Test Results

NSS Labs has announced the results of its Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Group Test, testing 11 products from 10 market-leading vendors, in the key areas of security effectivenes... More

M&E Journal: The Tao of Zero

By Joel de la Garza, Chief Security Officer, Box - As more enterprises move critical services to the cloud, the traditional security model starts to break down. As a company, Bo... More

HITS: Spring 2017: Asset Protection, Streamlining the Value Chain Take Center Stage

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — The day before New Regency’s Leonardo DiCaprio film “The Revenant” hit theaters in 2015, the actor who did the stunt work as the bear in arguably t... More

Former U.S. Fed CIO: ‘Don’t Waste a (Cybersecurity) Crisis’

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. — When Tony Scott, former CIO for both Microsoft and The Walt Disney Co., was asked to take on the same role for the federal government — toward the tail... More

Fortium Technologies, Object Matrix Partner on Content Security Solutions for Improved Media Protection

Object Matrix and Fortium Technologies have launched a joint solution offering secure media management for digital content archive storage. It combines security certified solutions... More

NAB 2017: OnPrem’s Sabonjohn Highlights Advantages of Shifting to Micro Services

LAS VEGAS — Using independent, autonomous, modular, self-contained applications – collectively known as micro services -- can revolutionize the digital supply chain, and offer ... More

NAB 2017: Security, QC Experts Tout Importance of Risk Management Strategies for Content Companies

LAS VEGAS — It’s in the best interest of content creators to develop risk management strategies that make sense for their individual businesses and that are line with their obj... More

NAB 2017: MarkLogic’s Turner Looks at Data Security; Sohonet Highlights Partnerships

LAS VEGAS — Matt Turner, CTO of media and entertainment for MarkLogic, used his presentation at the Cybersecurity Pavilion at the NAB Show to make a point: cybersecurity threats ... More

NAB 2017: MediaSilo Celebrates Wiredrive Merger; VDMS Pulls Down Awards

LAS VEGAS — Toward the end of the 2017 NAB Show, Kai Pradel, CEO and founder Of MediaSilo, may have been as tired as everyone else, but he sure didn’t look it. A hugely success... More

NAB 2017: Content Security in the Era of Social Media no Easy Task

LAS VEGAS — Before social media, about the worst way you could spoil a movie for other people was by revealing the ending while walking out of a theater, with others waiting in l... More

NAB 2017: DXC, 5th Kind Execs Tout Security Tips to Overcome Challenges

LAS VEGAS — Broadcasters and other content creators face many cybersecurity challenges today, but there are various steps they can take to overcome those hurdles, executives at D... More

NAB 2017: Digital Watermarking Alliance’s Oakes: Industry Needs Identifier Standard

LAS VEGAS — Implementing real-time watermark detection in content makers’ monitoring systems is crucial, according to cybersecurity and content protection experts who spoke at ... More