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

NAB 2017: MediaSilo, Wiredrive Combine Forces, Launch Screeners Platform (CDSA)

On the heels of announcing their merger in February, some of the industry’s largest SaaS platforms for video-driven creative workflows will be showing off the fruits of their com... More

NAB 2017: Evolution Digital, Conax Partner Up (CDSA)

Conax, part of the Kudelski Group and a supplier of service protection for digital entertainment services worldwide via broadcast, broadband and connected devices, will share at th... More

SAS Tackles the Cybersecurity Analytics Challenge (eSecurity Planet)

Cybersecurity may never be called a simple discipline that is easy to manage, but when it comes to cybersecurity analytics, the complexity can go off the charts. With that in mind,... More

Swimming in Security Data Without Drowning (IBM’s Security Intelligence)

How much information do you need to manage your security? Until recently, the answer was always “more.” That is changing as the sheer volume of available data grows. Today, co... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, April 16, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe’... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, April 9, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Apple iOS: Apple has released updates for iOS for iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch. Updates are available through the device or through Apple’s webs... More

Azure Application Gateway Service Gets Web App Firewall Upgrade (Microsoft Azure)

Last September at Ignite we announced plans for better web application security by adding Web Application Firewall to our layer 7 Azure Application Gateway service. We are now an... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, April 2, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Apple: Apple has released updates to address vulnerabilities in iTunes, Safari, iCloud for Windows, macOS Sierra, iOS, tvOS and watchOS. Updates are... More

IBM Tackling Phishing Threats with Cognitive Insights (IBM Security Intelligence)

Phishing is one of the internet’s oldest online threats. Its history traces back to the mid-1990s, but it unfortunately continues to escalate in numbers. Based on social engine... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, March 26, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Apple iTunes: Apple has released version 12.6.0 (64-bit and 32-bit) of iTunes. Updates are available from Apple’s website. Avira Free Antivirus... More

Hackers’ Delight: Businesses Put Selves at Risk for Invasion (USA Today)

Randell Heath isn't sure how hackers got into his company's website — all he knows is a supplier called, saying the site had become an online store selling Viagra and Cialis. ... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, March 19, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Adobe Flash Player: Adobe has released version Updates are available from Adobe’s website. To see which version you have, go to Adobe... More

Nine Cybersecurity Tips for the Mildly Paranoid, and 4 for the Truly Anxious (USA Today)

So it looks as if the CIA could potentially break into most smart phone or computer networks, at least according to the stolen documents released by WikiLeaks. Whether you hav... More

Exploring the Gap Between Cybersecurity Perception and Reality (Forbes)

Most company executives and security professionals have a reasonable understanding of cybersecurity. Even if they don’t fully understand the mechanics under the hood, they at lea... More

Nine Security Tips That Go Outside the Box (IBM Security Intelligence)

The great challenge of security is that you are not only battling Murphy’s Law — the universal tendency of things to go wrong — but also shrewd and malicious attackers who ar... More

Vulnerability and Patch Report, March 12, 2017 (Citadel Information Group)

Important Security Updates Dropbox: Dropbox has released version 21.4.25 for its file hosting program. Updates are available at Dropbox’s website. [See Citadel’s warning b... More

M&E Journal: Implementation Challenges, Opportunities in Forensic Watermarking

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

How to Add Two-Factor Authentication to Your WordPress Site (TechRepublic)

WordPress is one of the most-used blogging tools in the world. As we have witnessed with Windows, along with that popularity comes security risks. And since WordPress can be use... More

A Big Concern: The Botnets of Things (Schneier on Security)

Botnets have existed for at least a decade. As early as 2000, hackers were breaking into computers over the Internet and controlling them en masse from centralized systems. Among o... More


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