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M&E Journal: The Achilles Heel of Critical Infrastructure Protection? Insider Threats

By William F. Flynn, Partner, The Power of Preparedness (TPOP) - In the aftermath of 9/11, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) focused on protecting government and pr... More

Eurofins Digital Testing to Be Exclusive CI Plus 2.0 Test Partner

Quality assurance and testing specialist Eurofins Digital Testing will serve as the exclusive test partner for the CI Plus 2.0 standard, an enhanced security system allowing manufa... More

StudioCanal Adds NexGuard Watermarking to Protect International Distribution

European film production and distribution firm StudioCanal has inked a deal with NAGRA to deploy NexGuard forensic watermarking technology with its content, to protect internationa... More

SMPTE Audience Hears Trusted Partner Network Details

The sheer amount of content being created today isn’t just putting stress on content creators, it’s also pushing the vendors servicing that content to their limits. And that me... More

M&E Journal: Building Trust Across the Partner Ecosystem

By Christine Thomas, Senior Director, Music Partnerships, Former Senior Director, WW Technical Operations & Strategic Initiatives, Dolby Laboratories - The challenge for the med... More

NAB 2019: New Technologies Mean New Content Protection Challenges, MovieLabs Says

LAS VEGAS — The piracy landscape is continuing to evolve and new technologies including artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain are presenting new challenges for content owne... More

NAB 2019: Moving Editing Workflows to the Cloud Offers Many Advantages, Azure’s Sloss Says

LAS VEGAS – As the scale and volume of video content continues to grow, it’s becoming increasingly advantageous for editors to move their workflows to the cloud, and ongoing co... More

NAB 2019: M&E a Top Target for Credential Abuse, Akamai Report Says

LAS VEGAS — Content delivery network specialist Akamai kicked off the NAB Show with a new report detailing wide-ranging credential abuses against online video and music streaming... More

M&E Journal: The Intangible Costs of Hacks (And What You Can Do About Them)

By Zuly Gonzalez, Co-Founder and CEO, Light Point Security - HBO. Sony. Netflix. What do they all have in common? Every one of them has lost content in the past few years, with ... More

NAB 2019: Media Science International Launches BluMark Forensic Video Watermarking Tech

Anti-piracy and business intelligence solutions firm Media Science International has announced the launch of its new forensic digital video watermarking technology, BluMark, which ... More

M&E Journal: Practical Steps to Help Prevent Business Disruption from Data Breaches

(Mathew Gilliat-Smith will be presenting at the April 7 Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit in Las Vegas) By Chris Johnson, CEO and President, and Mathew Gilliat-Smith, Co... More

NAB 2019: Gov. Expert Talks M&E’s State of Security at Content Protection Summit

The opening keynote of the second-annual Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit, being held April 7 at the Westgate Hotel, will have a pretty straightforward title: “Securing ... More

M&E Journal: Securing Cloud Workflows: Why Misconfiguration and Improper Design Matter

By Ted Harrington, Executive Partner, Independent Security Evaluators - Content owners and their vendors face a burning problem: there is a compelling business case to migrate t... More

Google Cloud Security Specialist: No GDPR Compliance Problems

Google Cloud hasn’t experienced any major compliance issues since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect last year and isn’t concerne... More

Google Cloud Touts New Security Services, Provides Future Roadmap

Google Cloud introduced new security services including a beta release of Web Risk API March 6 that it said were designed to “simplify enterprise threat detection and protection,... More

M&E Journal: Investing in Cybersecurity: It’s a Saving, Not a Cost

By Ceri Coburn, CTO, Fortium Technologies - Equifax suffered the worst data breach ever recorded in terms of monetary and reputational loss — at least this was true at time of... More

Eurofins Digital Testing Unveils New GDPR Service

End-to-end quality assurance (QA) and testing services firm Eurofins Digital Testing has unveiled a new service that tests the overall level and device readiness for companies to c... More

Light Point Security Releases Clientless Version of Browser Isolation Platform

Anti-browser-based attack firm Light Point Security Feb. 19 announced a clientless version included of its browser isolation platform, Light Point Web, marking the first browser is... More

CreativeFuture: New European Anti-Piracy Initiative Learns From U.S. Model

Nonprofit copyright protection group CreativeFuture is offering up praise for a new anti-piracy initiative in Europe, one geared toward stopping legitimate ads from appearing on pi... More

2019 HPA Tech Retreat: Trusted Partner Network Content Security Case Study on Tap

Leaders of the Trusted Partner Network (TPN) — an industry security initiative supported by roughly 30 media and entertainment companies, and created by the Motion Picture Associ... More