Dutch police have undertaken a major action against a card-sharing ring in the Netherlands arresting four men and three women.
Smart or connected TVs are the most important devices for an operator’s future content revenue, according to new research from Irdeto, conducted at IBC 2013.
Neotion, a provider of services for the digital TV market, has developed EvoTV Cam, a new cardless platform for evoTV, Croatian Post’s pay-TV service over DVB-T2.
Two new cases of the piracy practice known as card sharing have been brought to resolution in the Czech Republic and Slovakia.
The court of Tongeren, Belgium, has sentenced a Dutchman and a Belgian to twelve months prison for operating a card sharing server.
A year-long investigation, run jointly by the Irdeto Anti-Piracy and Forensics Unit, MultiChoice Africa Anti-Piracy Department and Botswana Police has led to the arrest of two Chinese nationals.
Modern Times Group’s Viaplay is to deploy Irdeto’s Active Cloak for Media software to protect content on its over-the-top service.
The Dutch satellite DTH platform Canal Digitaal is phasing out Irdeto encryption, according to Dutch magazine Totaal TV.
The leading Polish DTH platform Cyfrowy Polsat has signed a cooperation agreement with Irdeto under which the latter will provide conditional access and technical support for a paid mobile DTT service.
Irdeto has acquired BayTSP, the search, discovery and anti-piracy company based in Santa Clara, California.