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NAB 2019: Making the Case for M&E as ‘Critical Infrastructure’

LAS VEGAS — Nearly 100,000 people attended this month’s NAB Show. And every single day, approximately the same number of people in places like Russia, Iran, China and elsewhere... More

NAB 2019: SHIFT Details ‘Mundane’ Content Threats; IBM Secures a Partner

LAS VEGAS — Alex Nauda, CTO for video collaboration firm SHIFT and Screeners.com, sees the big hacks and malware infections getting all the attention when it comes to the content... More

NAB 2019: Cybersecurity Summit Keynoter Points to New Threats

LAS VEGAS — For the opening keynote of the second-annual Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit retired Rear Adm. David Simpson, U.S. Navy (and former chief of the Federal Com... More

NAB 2019: Next-Gen Piracy, Vendor Threats and More Highlight Content Protection Summit Program

Every corner of media and entertainment — from film to broadcast TV to OTT — is targeted by piracy today. And every corner at risk will be discussed April 7 at the Westgate Hot... More

M&E Journal: We’re All Guardians of Our Industry’s Content

(Executives with the Trusted Partner Network will present at the April 7 Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit in Las Vegas) By Cyril Rickelton-Abdi, Chair, Community &a... More

NAB 2019: MESA Members to Show Off Security, Content Protection Solutions

By Jeff Berman and Chris Tribbey - Members of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) in the content protection and cybersecurity business will be on hand at this... More

NAB 2019: MPAA, NAB Execs Highlight Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit Program

Among the collection of experts on hand April 7 in Las Vegas for the second-annual Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit at the Westgate Hotel will be the director of conte... More

Smart Hollywood Summit: Don’t Neglect Blockchain Security

LOS ANGELES — Just by its definition, blockchain sure sounds synonymous with security: A decentralized database, comprised of a chain of records (or “blocks”), with each bloc... More

Three Keynotes Announced for April 7 NAB Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit

Media and entertainment has become a popular target for hackers and other bad-attackers eager to disrupt the creation, production and distribution of entertainment and information ... More

2019 edgescan Report Finds Old Vulnerability Problems Remain Cybersecurity Challenges

With all the progress made in confronting cybersecurity challenges in today’s constantly-connected environment, you’d think vulnerabilities introduced two decades ago would no ... More

Convergent Risks: Linking Security with Understanding Process, Workflows

For nearly two decades now Convergent Risks — a specialist consultancy focused on security, risk and compliance services — has been working with media and entertainment compani... More

HPA Tech Retreat: Trusted Partner Network Gains Steam

PALM DESERT, Calif. — Today’s advanced methods of film and TV production is fueled by an ever-growing ecosystem of third-party vendors, offering content creators innovative way... More

CDSA Releases First Film and Television Production Security Guidelines

Guidelines for protecting film and television productions against cyber and physical breaches have been released by the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA), the worldw... More

Winter M&E Journal Digital Edition Goes Live

The digital version of the winter edition of the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance’s “M&E Journal,” featuring more than 40 original M&E thought pieces from executives r... More

TPN Next Phase: App & Cloud Security

Announced recently at CDSA’s Content Protection Summit, the Trusted Partner Network (TPN) has targeted 2019 for the next phase of its content security program. The TPN App & ... More

Trusted Partner Network Eyes Its Next Phase: App & Cloud Security

The Trusted Partner Network (TPN) has targeted 2019 for the next phase of its content security program: The TPN App & Cloud initiative, according to Keith Ritlop, chair of the App ... More

CPS 2018: Convergent Risks Exec: Better Preparation Can Help Cut Down on Security Emergencies

All too often, businesses are faced with irreversible nightmare scenarios that, likely with better preparation, could have been averted, according to Janice Pearson, VP of global c... 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

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

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