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Industry Collaboration Is the Key During the Pandemic and Beyond

As the impact of COVID-19 on the global production community settles into a “new normal,” we’ve seen an exponential increase in the adoption of tools, technologies and workfl... More

SHIFT’s Landauer: We’re ‘a Security Company That Makes Software’

JJ Landauer, information security analyst for SHIFT and Screeners.com, looks at his company in a unique way. “We’re a security company that makes software,” he said May 12... More

Richey May Tech: Remote Working a Daunting Security Challenge

Ransomware, piracy, spoilers, leaks … Hollywood’s list of security concerns is a constant reminder to keep your security at the forefront. But while the protocols were prett... More

TPN Security Experts: Global Pandemic Proves Importance of Remote Assessment Options

Just a few months ago, media and entertainment vendors could treat remote security assessments under Trusted Partner Network (TPN) guidelines as a nice-to-have option. The ongoing ... More

Final Program Announced for May 12 Cybersecurity, Content Protection Summit

A keynote presentation by the cybersecurity specialist known as “The Ethical Hacker,” a bevy of vendor presentations covering everything from the cloud to digital screeners, st... More

Cyberhaven: Protect Data by Analyzing It

You could say the cybersecurity firm Cyberhaven came about by happy accident: in 2015, a team of security researchers entered a DARPA cyber competition, and came out of it realizin... More

Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit to Focus on Securing Today’s Remote Reality

Just a couple months ago, work-from-home was a nice-to-have option — one treated with skepticism by executives — for those in the media and entertainment space. The COVID-19 pa... More

Alibaba Cloud Joins CDSA Technology Committee

Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, has announced its latest elected membership to the Content Delivery and Security Association (CDSA) Technology Commi... More

M&E Journal: A Close Up on Cybersecurity Trends in the Media and Entertainment Industry

By John-Thomas Gaietto, Executive Director, Cybersecurity and Michael Wylie, Director, Cybersecurity, Richey May Technology Solutions - As modern media companies race to create... More

5th Kind to Debut CORE’s Real-Time Collaboration with Secure Sharing Features

Digital asset management (DAM) specialist 5th Kind has been rolling out the sixth version of its centralized, multi-solution platform CORE platform to studios for a bit now. Wit... More

CDSA Board Elects New Members to Tech Committee

The Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA), the global entertainment industry’s advocate for content security, content protection and information security, has named thre... More

MESA Launches Free Global Member E-Calendar

With in-person events on hold and more companies offering online events to replace them during the pandemic, the Media & Entertainment Services Alliance (MESA) has launched a compl... More

MESA Update on COVID-19 Impact on Events

As news coverage of the impact and severity of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) unfolds, and reverberates in context to our industry, we will continue to provide updates to our rea... More

April NAB Show Postponed Over COVID-19 Concerns

The late-April NAB Show is the latest media and entertainment conference to be put on hold over concerns with the growing spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), with NAB presi... More

COVID-19 Statement to All MESA Communities

Over the past six weeks we have closely monitored the impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) as it has spread throughout the world. The cancelation of Mobile World Congress in ... More

Cinelytic CEO: Finding the Silver (Data) Lining in Pervasive Piracy

LOS ANGELES — Nobody in the industry is a fan of piracy and peer-to-peer (P2P) file sharing. It’s billions out of the pockets of content owners, creators, and everyone associat... More

CDSA’s Cybersecurity & Content Protection Summit Returns to NAB

With more cyberattacks dominating the news, more live broadcast streams being pirated, and more privacy concerns for consumers than ever before, media and entertainment executives ... More

Synamedia White Paper Looks at Impact of Credential Sharing

A new white paper from Synamedia estimates that since the start of 2019, 4.1 billion streaming video credentials have been breached, and that by 2024, pay TV operators will have lo... More

Mobile World Congress Canceled Due to Coronavirus Concerns

Due to global concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, this month’s scheduled Mobile World Congress (MWC) and International Content Protection Summit (CPS) in Barcelona have been ... More

International CPS Keynote to Discuss Impact of Hackers on M&E

When you think “hacker,” the idea of a rogue, computer-savvy kid may first pop into mind. But according to cybersecurity expert Ralph Echemendia — known as “The Ethical... More