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HITS Fall: Entertainment Partners Looks at Changing Security Landscape

LOS ANGELES — Between the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in Europe, the upcoming launch of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) locally, and the constant risks t... More

Microsoft Exec: Initial Response to Azure Sentinel Has Been ‘Overwhelming’

There has been an “overwhelming response” to Azure Sentinel, Microsoft’s new cloud-native security information and event management (SIEM) solution with built-in artificial i... More

NAGRA: Continued Growth of OTT, Piracy Present Challenges for Pay TV Industry

Pay-TV industry executives are increasingly seeing the continued growth of over-the-top (OTT) video streaming services as both a challenge and an opportunity, while the growth of p... More

HITS Fall: Genpact to Examine What’s Behind Piracy Behaviors

We live in a hyper-connected world, one where media companies are now looking at new, digital solutions (powered by AI and automation) to keep up the fight against piracy and stand... More

HITS Fall: Edgescan COO to Talk Vulnerability Landscape

One of the basic tenants of a security function for any media and entertainment organization is vulnerability management, figuring out your risk exposure. But what may sound sim... More

ISE: IoT Manufacturers Missing Major Device Vulnerabilities

In just 13 Internet of Things (IoT) devices consulting and research firm Independent Security Evaluators (ISE) discovered 125 vulnerabilities, pointing to an industrywide problem w... More

NAGRA: No One-Size-Fits-All Approach Exists to Stopping Piracy

Pay TV executives are increasingly relaying that no one-size-fits-all approach to tackling piracy exists, and instead say that successful anti-piracy efforts need a combination of ... More

IBC 2019: NAGRA Lands New Content Protection Partnerships

Content protection and multiscreen TV solutions provider NAGRA is heading into IBC 2019 with a full head of steam, announcing new partnerships just ahead of the show in Amsterdam. ... More

IYUNO Media Group Completes TPN Security Assessments for Seven APAC Locations

Subtitling, captioning and dubbing services provider IYUNO Media Group has announced the completion of seven Trusted Partner Network (TPN) security assessments for APAC locations, ... More

ME-ISAC’s Taylor: Threat Intelligence Can Help M&E Companies

Threat intelligence is extremely important to media and entertainment companies and all of them should fit it into their security programs to help each organization and its employe... More

NAGRA: Industry Approaching ‘Peak Investment’ in Content

Despite standalone OTT services seeing continued subscriber growth — and while traditional pay TV operators continue seeing the exact opposite — many media and entertainment ex... More

Counter-Terrorism Analyst Offers Cyberthreat Insights to M&E Day Crowd

When Roger Cressey, a go-to counter-terrorism analyst for NBC and former advisor to President Obama, looks at the state of cybersecurity in media and entertainment, he sees a good ... More

Akamai: Credential Stuffing’s Growing, Becoming More Lucrative

Credential stuffing is becoming increasingly popular and increasingly lucrative for attackers as well, according to Ritika Tandon, solutions engineering manager at Akamai. This ... More

M&E Journal: Better Data Means Better Security

By Rahim Jina, COO and Co-Founder, edgescan - Data, data everywhere but few bits still of use. This is one big problem that today’s organizations, no matter what size, struggl... More

IBM Security: Average Data Breach Costs a Company $3.92M

A new report from IBM Security could be enough to give CISOs everywhere nightmares: the cost of a data breach rose 12% over the past 5 years, and now averages a company $3.92 milli... More

M&E Journal: Profits and Privacy: The Trust Paradox

By Tiran Dagan, Chief Digital Officer for Comms, Media, Publishing and Marketing, Cognizant Digital Business's M&E Practice - With privacy paramount, media companies face an une... More

NAGRA: The Challenge of Securing Android TV Long Term

NAGRA has released a new white paper — “Securing Android TV in Pay TV Operations” — that tackles how to best secure a combined broadcast-OTT Android-based set-top box solut... More

Nuxeo: Sensitive Content Leaked By Most Enterprises at Least Once a Quarter

A new report from enterprise content management (ECM) and digital asset management (DAM) specialist Nuxeo has found that 67% of respondents acknowledge sensitive content is acciden... More

Illumio: The Evolution of Segmentation in Decoupling Security From the Network

Data center and cloud computing security company Illumio has published a new white paper, titled “Decoupling Security from the Network: The Evolution of Segmentation.” Busin... More

M&E Journal: Security is a Necessary Cost of Doing Business. Fact or Fiction?

By Chris Johnson, CEO and President, and Mathew Gilliat-Smith, Advisor, Convergent Risks - Until recently, responses to security recommendations requiring budget have included r... More