Content Security

The Harry Fox Agency, Inc., a U.S. music rights licensing organization, has introduced a new option in its suite of HFA Online Reporting tools.

Posted Nov 25, 2008

ARX (Algorithmic Research), a provider of digital signature solutions, announced that its CoSign solution now supports the Adobe Signature Service Protocol (ASSP), allowing users of digital signature features from Adobe to sign Adobe-enabled PDF forms without additional desktop software or user-token installations.

Posted Nov 21, 2008

Infotrieve, Inc., a provider of business service solutions for information centers, announced the rollout of the new Content SCM software solution.

Posted Nov 21, 2008

Copyright Clearance Center, a provider of copyright licensing solutions, announced the beta launch of Ozmo, a web-based service that allows independent content creators to license the use of their work for commercial purposes.

Posted Nov 21, 2008

Datacastle, a PC data protection company, announced its second round of financing, as well as the appointments of CEO Ronald Faith and Chairman of the Board Alex Knight.

Posted Nov 21, 2008

The Authors Guild, the Association of American Publishers (AAP), and Google have announced a settlement agreement on behalf of authors and publishers worldwide that would expand online access to in-copyright books and other written materials in the U.S. from the collections of a number of U.S. libraries participating in Google Book Search.

Posted Oct 31, 2008

Most companies don't want to inhibit the collaborative flow that Web 2.0 has brought to the marketplace; don't want it to hinder their overall operations and they want to continue to build on their Web 2.0 platforms. Yet as the use of these collaborative applications becomes integrated into business processes, the need for them to be secure becomes imperative.

Posted Oct 29, 2008

Epok Inc., a provider of SharePoint access control software, announced the release of its Epok Edition for SharePoint version 2.4.

Posted Oct 24, 2008

Attributor Corporation, a provider of a content monitoring and programming platform, announced that Deutsche Presse-Agentur dpa has chosen Attributor technology to increase monetization of dpa's digital content and develop new products.

Posted Oct 14, 2008

Google Inc. lost two copyright lawsuits in Germany over displaying photos and artworks as thumbnails in a preview of search results.

Posted Oct 14, 2008

Indiana University announced the creation of the Center for Applied Identity Management Research (CAIMR), a collaboration among industry, government agencies, and academic institutions, to target research to identity management challenges.

Posted Oct 10, 2008

A security hole in Adobe Systems, Inc. software, used to distribute movies and TV shows over the Internet, is giving users free access to record and copy from Inc's video streaming service.

Posted Oct 03, 2008

Astaro Corporation, provider of internet security appliances, announced the availability of its newproduct line, Astaro Mail Gateway. Featuring email encryption, spam, and virus protection and remote exchange access, the Astaro Mail Gateway gives small- to medium-sized businesses mail security.

Posted Sep 30, 2008

eleven, a provider of email security solutions, introduced the latest version of its eXpurgate integrated email security solution. eXpurgate 3.0 identifies spam and other malware with a recognition rate of over 99 percent and produces no false positives for individual e-mails.

Posted Sep 30, 2008

OverDrive, a digital distributor of downloadable audiobooks, eBooks, and more to libraries, schools, and retailers, announced digital audiobook support for Microsoft's Zune digital media player with the OverDrive Media Console v3.1 release.

Posted Sep 26, 2008

There seems to be a never-ending list of companies experiencing data breaches, which can lead to the theft of information and even identity. Database security is a serious issue that affects every business or organization, and one of the most effective means of database security is good database auditing.

Posted Sep 25, 2008

Identity Finder, a provider of software for security and privacy technologies, announced the release of Identity Finder Enterprise Edition 3.5 and their newest product, Identity Finder Monitoring Console.

Posted Sep 19, 2008

iCopyright announced the release of Discovery, a web-based service that finds both licensed and unlicensed uses of a publisher's content on the web.

Posted Sep 19, 2008

Finjan Inc., a provider of secure web gateway solutions for the enterprise market, announced the findings of its web security survey of 1387 IT/Security professionals conducted during July 2008.

Posted Sep 16, 2008

Workshare, provider of content protection and control, announced WorkshareOpen, a platform for independent software vendors (ISVs), system integrators, and enterprise IT departments.

Posted Sep 16, 2008

Nexicon, a provider of next generation digital rights management and digital media intelligence solutions, announced an agreement with YouTube.

Posted Sep 12, 2008

Secure Computing Corporation, an enterprise gateway security company, announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Securify, a provider of identity-based monitoring solutions, for approximately $15 million plus an earn-out of up to $5 million.

Posted Sep 05, 2008

Email has not just revolutionized the way we communicate, it has transformed the way we do business today. Along the way, it also added a significant layer of security risk. However, most corporations lack policies, much less solutions, to help mitigate the potentially costly problems of unmanaged email.

Posted Sep 01, 2008

OCLC, a nonprofit library service and research organization, is piloting a new service for libraries that encourages librarians and other interested parties to discover and share information about the copyright status of books.

Posted Aug 29, 2008

Astaro Corporation, vendor of security appliances, announced the release of version 7.3 of Astaro Security Gateway.

Posted Aug 26, 2008