Securing The Entertainment Supply Chain

CDSA's Content Protection Program covers the entire supply chain, with digital media, post production and cloud/hosting being our fastest growing categories. And while Europe still is our dominant market, the program's expansion is coming via the Rest of World, with the U.S region marking our program's most accelerated rate of growth.

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U.K. Considers 10-Year Sentence for Piracy (CDSA)

July 20, 2015 · Posted in Latest News · Comments Off on U.K. Considers 10-Year Sentence for Piracy (CDSA) 

By Chris Tribbey In a bid to deter online piracy, Britain’s Intellectual Property Office (IPO) is recommending an increase in the maximum jail term for offenders, from two to 10 years, the IPO announced. The proposal would bring the penalties for online piracy in line with those for copyright infringement of physical goods, but would […]

PwC Cybersecurity Report Finds Promise, Flaws in Cyber Attack Readiness (CDSA)

July 13, 2015 · Posted in Latest News · Comments Off on PwC Cybersecurity Report Finds Promise, Flaws in Cyber Attack Readiness (CDSA) 

By Chris Tribbey The threat of cyber attacks has never been more on the minds of executives of American businesses, according to a new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC). But even with increased awareness of today’s cyber threats, companies haven’t changed their policies and processes fast enough to better protect themselves against today’s cyber threats. More […]

Akamai: Predicting Attacks a Mixed Bag (CDSA)

June 29, 2015 · Posted in Latest News · Comments Off on Akamai: Predicting Attacks a Mixed Bag (CDSA) 

By Chris Tribbey Stuart Atherton, a security specialist with Akamai, is worried that media and entertainment companies still aren’t prepared for the security threats they face today. The attacks have become more sophisticated, state-sanctioned cyber attacks are now the norm, and hackers don’t even need to spend any time or resources on writing code, with […]

‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Breaks Piracy Record (CDSA)

June 15, 2015 · Posted in Latest News · Comments Off on ‘Game of Thrones’ Finale Breaks Piracy Record (CDSA) 

By Chris Tribbey HBO’s massively popular “Game of Thrones” has consistently been a popular target for illegal downloads, and the June 14 season five finale was no different. According to Bit Torrent news site TorrentFreak, the season finale set a new piracy record, with approximately 1.5 million downloads in just eight hours after the episode […]