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Returning to ‘Business-as-Usual’ After a Digital Leak

By Peter Worrall, marketing and research director, Fortium Technologies - A recent spate of high profile hacks of digital film and television content has focused attention on th... More

M&E Journal: Blockchain and the Hollywood Supply Chain

By Steve Wong and Björn Obermeier, DXC Technology - Hollywood movie studios, record labels, publishers and broadcast networks have traditionally served as the guardians of inte... More

PwC Welcomes Leading Cyber Expert to Midlands Team

PwC has welcomed a leading cyber security expert to its Midlands (U.K.) regional team to support organizations tackling the growing business risk posed by cyber threats. James H... More

M&E Journal: Navigating the New Security and Privacy Frontier

By David Melnick, Founder and CEO, WebLife Balance - For the last several years, a global debate has been heating up over the right to personal privacy. Driven by rapid technolo... More

Content Protection Summit Speakers: M&E Security Remains a Moving Target

NEW YORK — Movie studios, TV networks and other content owners must continue to evolve in their efforts to combat piracy, cybercrime and other security challenges, according to e... More

IBM Security Introduces New X-Force Red Services for IoT, Auto Industry

IBM Security is offering new X-Force Red security testing practice areas that are focused on the Internet of Things (IoT) and automotive security sectors, the IBM division said Jul... More

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