CDSA, the Content Delivery & Security Association, is the international content protection association. For over 45 years, CDSA has served as the worldwide forum advocating the innovative and responsible delivery and storage of entertainment, software and information content. Founded in 1970, this global trade association’s membership includes companies involved in every facet along the digital and physical media supply chain.

CDSA achieves worldwide acclaim for its anti-piracy and content protection security standards, CDSA has focused its activities on protecting entertainment IP throughout the supply chain, both pre-release and post release content.


Oracle Acquires Cloud Security Specialist Palerra

By Chris Tribbey Kicking off its OpenWorld business and technology conference Sept. 18, Oracle announced it’s acquiring Palerra, a Santa Clara, Calif.-based tech company that ... More

Kudelski Group Scores Major Piracy Win

Kudelski Group, owners of forensic watermarking technology NexGuard, made a major anti-piracy announcement at IBC: a U.S. District Court has ordered China’s Zhuhai Gotech Intelli... More

Cyber Security’s Gender Gap Problem

By Chris Tribbey It’s well known that the IT industry in general has a gender gap problem, with only 26% of IT professionals worldwide being women, according to data from the ... More

Study: The Cybersecurity Problem is Only Getting Worse

A new forecast out of a Menlo Park, Calif.-cybersecurity research firm doesn’t bode well for the future of protecting against everything from theft of intellectual property to pr... More

Aspera, Irdeto Execs Tout Benefits of Watermarking Partnership

By Jeff Berman A strategic partnership between Aspera and Irdeto — where Irdeto’s TraceMark forensic watermarking has been integrated into Aspera’s fast and secure protoco... More

Seventh Annual CDSA Content Protection Summit Announced

Industry leaders from the Hollywood studios, television networks and content production community are again scheduled to meet at the 7th Annual CDSA Content Protection Summit on De... More

IBM App Uses Behavior Analytics to Tackle Insider Threats

By Chris Tribbey While outside security threats are on every business’ radar today, security leaders also need to keep a constant eye on internal threats. IBM is aiming to ... More

Box’s Ellis: New Security Threats are Driving Business Changes

New security threats are one of “four major driving forces” that are changing business as we know it today, according to Katie Ellis, senior partner marketing manager at Box. ... More

EMC: Business Cloud Security Lacking

There’s good news and bad news to be found in EMC’s recent “Global Data Protection Index 2016” report: Overall incidents of traditional data loss and disruption are actuall... More

MPAA: Early ‘Trusted Notifier’ Anti-Piracy Results Promising

By Chris Tribbey In February, the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) announced a partnership with Donuts Inc., which operates close to 200 domain name extensions, incl... More