Technology

LiveTiles Aims to Secure Microsoft Teams (CDSA)

Intelligent workplace software firm LiveTiles has teamed up with security firm Nucleus Cyber to better protect Microsoft Teams, the communication and collaboration platform that of... More

Streaming’s Next Big Headache: Data Compliance (THR)

From Disney+ to Harry Potter websites, Hollywood is readying a slew of digital platforms, and California legislation is taking aim at those collecting user info. ... More

Retailers Brace for Black Friday Cybersecurity Onslaught (Tech HQ)

Amid the high volume of sales, threat actors can take advantage of the glut of retail emails to seed spear-phishing attacks, while increased transactions provide a smokescreen for ... More

Winning the Fight Against Deepfakes (Verdict)

As deepfake technology matures, driven by AI, big data and advances in digital manipulation of image and sound, a much more concerning use of the phenomenon is emerging. Deepfake t... More

Irdeto, Amlogic Launch Netflix-Integrated Hailstorm Hybrid Set-Top Box Platform (CDSA)

Irdeto and Amlogic have launched a set-top box platform that is pre-certified under the Netflix Hailstorm Hybrid program. The program is designed by Netflix to reduce the integrati... More

Data Intelligence Not as Security, but as Accountability (CPO)

The information economy has grown rapidly over the past decade—and for a while, with seemingly few controls. However, in recent years, organizations have been confronted with the... More

It’s Time for the Industry to Look at Content Protection Through a Different Lens (NAGRA Blog)

There are different ways to view and approach this, whether it’s providing protection for smaller operators looking to scale into larger ones or larger services scaling horizonta... More

The Rise of Machine Learning to Manage Dark Data (TechNative)

For years we have been wasting time and resources pushing aside the benefits of dark data, unconsciously dismissing the great potential it can offer a business or industry.... More

Piracy Crackdown May Be Next Front in Streaming Wars (THR)

Controlling user access to platforms (password sharing) will be a priority as major conglomerates bet on new direct-to-consumer digital services. ... More

Ransomware Attacks Show No Signs of Slowing (DXC Technology Blog)

Ransomware attacks are showing no signs of letting up. In fact, recent research shows how these attacks are flourishing.... More

U.S. Chamber of Commerce Mobilizes in Support of Facial Recognition Technology (CPO)

Clearly alarmed by shifting public perceptions about facial recognition technology and the potential for state and local governments to impose an outright ban on the use of such te... More

Irdeto, VOXX Automotive Bring Simple, Secure Key Management to Fleet Owners (CDSA)

Fleet owners, new car dealers and ride sharing companies are embracing digital transformation. The implementation of connectivity has provided numerous ways to solve real business ... More

Understanding Cybersecurity in the World of Risk Society (Verdict)

As technology constantly evolves, we want to take advantage of it to make our lives easier and more successful. The data we provide to organisations we use for social and business ... More

Can AI, Blockchain be Used in Fight Against Deepfake? (IA)

Deepfakes are hitting the news with more frequency, what is the fix? Can AI and blockchain be used in the fight against deepfake? ... More

A Controversial Plan to Encrypt More of the Internet (Wired)

The security community generally agrees on the importance of encrypting private data: Add a passcode to your smartphone. Use a secure messaging app like Signal. Adopt HTTPS web enc... More

ORock HighCloud Achieves FedRAMP Ready Milestone (CDSA)

ORock Technologies announced that ORock HighCloud, the company's new cloud service for U.S. Federal Government agencies, received a "FedRAMP Ready" designation from the Federal Ris... More

As GDPR Rocks the EU Ad-Tech World, Vendors Must Learn to Adapt (Adweek)

Since May 2018, General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) have been enforceable across the EU, with ad-tech companies both big and small now facing fundamental questions over thei... More

Microsoft’s Azure Sentinel SIEM Service Now Commercially Available (Redmond)

Azure Sentinel, Microsoft's cloud-based security information and event management (SIEM) solution, has reached the "general availability" release stage. The solution had been at th... More

Clever New DDoS Attack Gets a Lot of Bang for a Hacker’s Buck (Wired)

One of the trickiest things about stopping DDoS attacks is that hackers develop new variations on familiar themes. Researchers from Akamai's DDoS mitigation service Prolexic detail... More

Putting Data Security at the Heart of Digital Transformation – From Culture to Code (Cloud Tech)

In the new digital economy, data is the most valuable asset a company possesses. However, according to a recent survey by IDC, the spending ceiling for data security is as low as s... More