All posts by Chris Tribbey

CPS 2018: Videocites CEO Touts AI’s Role in Content Protection

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Digital rights management, watermarking, BitTorrent, hardware with piracy applications built in, live, illegal streams of copyrighted material … there ... More

Content Protection Summit Presentations Go Live

Audio and slide decks for presentations at the Dec. 5 Content Protection Summit (CPS), presented by the Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA) and MESA, are now available o... More

CES 2019: Verizon CEO to Keynote at CES 2019 (MESA)

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has announced that Verizon CEO Hans Vestberg will deliver a keynote address at the upcoming CES 2019. CES is the global showcase for 5G dr... More

MESA, MarkLogic Webinar Spotlights AI and the Future of Entertainment Data

A late-January webinar will take a long look at integrating data and applying artificial intelligence can help media and entertainment companies tackle data challenges. The Jan.... More

CPS 2018: NAGRA’s Tholen Lays Out Watermarking Options

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — By 2022, the fiscal losses to content owners due to piracy is expected to hit north of $51 billion, double what was estimated in 2016. And a significant ... More

CPS 2018: AWS’ McPherson Details SPEKE API for DRM Management

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Navigating the combination of digital rights management (DRM) schemes and transcoding and packaging vendors (encryptors) out there makes for a daunting t... More

CPS 2018: Cloud-Native Content Production a Reality … But is it Secure?

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — John Canning, executive producer for visual effects and digital production company Digital Domain, played devil’s advocate during a discussion on end-t... More

Content Protection Summit Keynoter Shares Security Awareness Program Goals

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Winn Schwartau, founder of security awareness training firm The Security Awareness Company and information warfare conference series InforwarCon, had a m... More

Content Protection Summit Keynoter Looks at Russian Trolling

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Around April 2016, while the run-up to the presidential election was heating up, a funny thing happened on both Twitter and Facebook. Thousands of du... More

Deputy Mayor at Content Protection Summit: L.A. on ‘Leading Edge’ of Cybersecurity

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — The most recent data out of city hall shows a daunting cybercrime reality for the city of Los Angeles: each week there are approximately 2,200 successful... More

Content Protection Summit: SHIFT CTO Offers Thoughts on Securing Productions, Screeners

MARINA DEL REY, Calif. — Alex Nauda deals with content every day that’s “ripe for piracy” and what goes into protecting that content seems like a daunting endeavor. “T... More

MESA Holiday Party to Conclude Content Protection Summit

After a full day of panels and presentations, the Content Delivery & Security Association’s annual Content Protection Summit (CPS) — being held Dec. 5 in Marina del Rey, Calif.... More

Studio Security Experts Highlight Content Protection Summit Program

Studio security experts, the heads of the Trusted Partner Network, the top vendors in the entertainment sector, and keynoters with decades of security experience will all converge ... More

Trusted Partner Network Hosts Community Workshop at CPS 2018

The Trusted Partner Network (TPN) — an industry security initiative supported by 28 media and entertainment companies, created by the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA)... More

SHIFT Acquired by Private Equity Group

Cloud-based media collaboration and digital asset management solutions provider SHIFT has been acquired by Los Angeles-based Marlin Equity Partners, with the global investment firm... More

AI, Watermarking, DRM Among Content Protection Summit Showcase Topics

Some of the industry’s top security minds will be on hand Dec. 5 at the Content Delivery & Security Association’s (CDSA) annual Content Protection Summit (CPS) in Marina de... More

Content Protection Summit Keynoter: What Works (And Doesn’t) in Security Awareness

Winn Schwartau, founder of security awareness training firm The Security Awareness Company and information warfare conference series, InforwarCon, has a message for organizations a... More

L.A. Cyber Lab, MPAA Speakers Among Content Protection Summit Highlights

The deputy mayor of the city of Los Angeles, the director of the Information Sharing and Analysis Center (ISAC) and a legal head with the Motion Picture Association of America (MPA... More

Women in Technology: Hollywood Workshop to Focus on Networking

Upping your networking game will be the focus of the day Dec. 5 when the Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH) holds its latest workshop. The WiTH Networking Skills Workshop —... More