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Following several recent computing failures in the aviation industry, news reaches us that television and post production media industry concern over cyber security has accelerated in recent months, following a series of hacks and the leaking of high-profile TV shows.
Ann-Marie Corvin of Broadcast magazine talks to post-production houses about what they are doing to combat the problem:
The Farm Group head of IT Adam Morris likens a typical post house to “an open-door hotel on top of a data centre” with “a myriad of security angles to cover”.
Ten episodes of Netflix’s Orange Is The New Black were recently leaked in advance of their release date, following a ransomware incident at the show’s audio supplier, Larson Studios. Under pressure, the facility paid $50,000 (£40,000) to the hackers, only for their client’s shows to be leaked anyway.
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