Content Security

Three months after changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure (FRCP) went into effect, the vast majority of businesses are still not confident they are prepared to meet the new requirements, according to a Fortiva survey.

Posted Mar 20, 2007

MotionDSP, a provider of digital video technology, has announced Ikena Copyright, a copyright detection technology that matches content solely on the video content.

Posted Mar 16, 2007

VeriSign, Inc., a provider of digital infrastructure for the networked world, has entered into a strategic alliance with Entriq, Inc., a company that provides pay media solutions to manage, protect, and monetize multimedia content worldwide.

Posted Feb 23, 2007

iCopyright has announced an upgrade to Conductor, its copyright licensing and management system for online publishers.

Posted Feb 20, 2007

Copyright Clearance Center, Inc. (CCC), a provider of copyright licensing solutions, has announced that the University of Chicago Press, a university press, has selected Rightslink to streamline its online licensing and permissions activities.

Posted Feb 09, 2007

Liquid Machines, Inc., a provider of Enterprise Rights Management (ERM) solutions, has announced that Symantec has licensed its ERM technology as part of Symantec’s Enterprise Vault content management, archival, and retrieval system.

Posted Feb 09, 2007

MessageGate, Inc., a provider in email governance, has launched SenderConfirm.

Posted Feb 09, 2007

Workshare, a provider of secure content compliance, has announced the Workshare Ready Partner Program, charter members including GigaTrust, PGP, PostX, RPost, Secured Email, Secure Computing, Utimaco, Voltage, and others, the availability of partner plug-ins, and a complete Software Development Kit.

Posted Feb 02, 2007

Email will be the default communications option for confidential mail by 2009 according to a survey.

Posted Jan 26, 2007

It may be important for user-generated content (UGC)/search provider GooTube to reach out to major copyright owners in order to avoid major lawsuits. But it’s equally important for content producers to take some initiative and secure rights management into their content as well.

Posted Jan 23, 2007

Businesses today face a monumental challenge trying to contain and secure confidential content in a high-tech enterprise setting. With more content in motion via email and a variety of devices, the need has never been greater to develop policies and employ solutions to protect sensitive information.

Posted Jan 19, 2007

Websense, Inc. has announced a definitive agreement to acquire PortAuthority Technologies, Inc., of Palo Alto, Calif., and Ra'anana, Israel, for approximately $90 million in cash.

Posted Dec 22, 2006

NextSentry, a provider of intelligent desktop security and MessageGate, Inc., a provider of email governance solutions, have announced an agreement that combines comprehensive cross-channel data protection, monitoring, and filtering to prevent the accidental and malicious distribution of private data and intellectual property.

Posted Dec 19, 2006

Kazeon, a provider of data privacy and security challenges, has announced a comprehensive Data Security solution consisting of products and services to help organizations identify security risks.

Posted Dec 19, 2006

Code Green Networks, a developer of solutions for protecting customer data and intellectual property, has announced the release of its Content Inspection Appliance 1500 (CI-1500) for small and mid-sized organizations in business and government.

Posted Dec 15, 2006

GTB Technologies has unveiled Version 11.0 of its flagship product GTB Inspector, an information leak prevention solution that delivers SSL decryption while blocking peer-to-peer application traffic and detecting multi-field structured data.

Posted Dec 15, 2006

Echoworx Corporation, a provider of security software products for digital communications, has announced that Echoworx Secure Mail encryption will be available for IBM Lotus Notes on January 1, 2007.

Posted Dec 15, 2006

As enterprise DRM deployments increase in number and scale from single-department to organization-wide, integration with other elements of the enterprise architecture and ease of use by both business and IT users are the two essential requirements for the E-DRM market to fully mature.

Posted Nov 14, 2006

Sybase iAnywhere has announced Afaria 5.5, the next generation of the company's frontline management and security solution.

Posted Nov 03, 2006

PortAuthority Technologies, Inc., a provider of Information Leak Prevention (ILP), has released PortAuthority v5.0, the next-generation of its ILP solutions.

Posted Oct 31, 2006

Sony Pictures’ acquisition of video sharing site Grouper Networks in August 2006 marked another significant move in the shakeout of the social media market. The acquisition, valued at $65 million, gives Sony a powerful Web 2.0 marketing and distribution platform for its media properties and offers Grouper’s consumer creators direct access to a major media distributor. Of course it remains to be seen how Sony will cope with the digital-rights-management conundrum presented in its ownership of a site where copyright policing is almost entirely performed by users themselves.

Posted Oct 26, 2006

Workshare has announced Workshare Protect Mobile, a connected and unconnected solution designed to prevent loss of information in today's environment of mobile and portable data.

Posted Oct 24, 2006

To thwart shoplifters, retail stores electronically tag merchandise with sensors that can trip invisible alarms on the way out the door. To thwart content thieves, the Software Information Industry Association (SIIA) is launching a similar initiative: the Corporate Content Anti-Piracy Policy (CCAP). CCAP will tag digital print content so that illegal use can be detected. Its two-pronged attack on copyright violations will use both prosecution and education

Posted Oct 19, 2006

IPLocks, a provider of database security and compliance solutions that protect business critical information, has announced the availability of IPLocks Database Security and Compliance Solution Version 6.0.

Posted Oct 17, 2006

PortAuthority Technologies, Inc., a provider of Information Leak Prevention (ILP), and Safend, an international provider of endpoint security, have announced a partnership to expand content-aware, policy-based data protection beyond the gateway to desktops and endpoints.

Posted Oct 12, 2006