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CES 2019: NAGRA to Secure Telefonica’s Movistar IPTV Service

Content protection and multiscreen television solutions provider NAGRA announced that telecommunications provider Telefónica will deploy NAGRA’s content protection solutions to ... More

CES 2019: Independent Security Evaluators Tackles IoT Vulnerabilities

Heading into the 2019 CES show, security research and consulting firm Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) is stepping up its research into security vulnerabilities with Internet ... More

Box Compliance, Product Managers: Companies Need to Accelerate GDPR Readiness

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has already had a major impact on businesses since it was implemented in Europe May 25, and there are several steps that organizations... 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 Workflows Can Boost Creativity, Security, Azure’s Sloss Says

Moving content workflows to the cloud can yield enhanced creativity options, along with improved security, according to Joel Sloss, senior program manager for Microsoft Azure. W... 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

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

Convergent Risks Expands to Tackle TPN Security Assessments, Consultancy Demands

Risk identification, assessment and mitigation specialist Convergent Risks has announced it’s expanding its resources by 50% to meet increased demand for both the Trusted Partner... More

DISH, NAGRA Mark Win in SetTV Streaming Piracy Case

Content protection and multiscreen TV solutions provider NAGRA and DISH Network marked a legal victory Nov. 12, taking home a judgment against the Kodi-based SetTV streaming servic... More

HITS Fall: EIDR Identification Can Help M&E Companies Boost Efficiency

Entertainment ID Registry (EIDR) identification and the automation made possible by it can significantly help media and entertainment companies increase efficiency by integrating t... More

PwC Privacy Experts: Organizations Need to Deploy Strategic Data Framework Companywide

As the amount of data that organizations create, collect and use continues to grow, that increased data incurs more risk for them, according to privacy experts at PwC, who urged or... More

HITS Fall: Google Cloud, Mediamorph, Expert System to Offer Supply Chain Perspectives

Supply chain experts from Google Cloud, Mediamorph and Expert System are set to offer their takes on the latest trends media and entertainment companies need to watch for, Oct. 4 a... More

Free Registration for MESA Members for NAB Show New York

Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) can now register for free to attend NAB Show New York, being held Oct. 17-18 at the Jacob Javits Convention Center. ... More

VDMS Adds Managed Security Services to Enterprise Cloud Solution

Verizon Digital Media Services (VDMS) has added a new, round-the-clock managed cloud security offering as part of its cloud security solution, offering access to expert security pr... More

Box Execs: Evaluating Cloud Vendors for Security, Compliance is Crucial

Evaluating cloud vendors based on their security and compliance capabilities is a must for any business because when you do business with one Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) vendor, y... More

IBC 2018: CI Plus 2.0 USB CAM Ready to Deliver Pay TV Services Globally

A partnership of major players in the CAM ecosystem, led by Irdeto, announced a productized CI Plus 2.0 USB CAM which is ready for certification. Initially formed in 2017 to suppor... More

IBC 2018: NAGRA Launches NexGuard QuickMark Watermarking Solution

Just ahead of the IBC Show, NAGRA announced it’s launching a new watermarking solution, designed specifically to combat premium live sports piracy on open devices. Dubbed NexG... More

Vodafone TV Taps NAGRA for Security Services

Telecommunications firm Vodafone has tapped NAGRA and its Security Services Platform (SSP) to provide a single content value protection system for Vodafone’s TV service on multip... More

NSS Labs Puts Out Call for Next-Gen Firewall Group Test

Cybersecurity research and guidance firm NSS Labs is developing the next iteration of its Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) Group Test, and has issued a call for both enterprises and... More