A recent article in Risk & Insurance magazine showcases the unique cyber risks that entertainment companies face – noting Sony, HBO, and Netflix as recent examples.
Aside from the more common risks all companies face (e.g., ransomware), entertainment companies and online video game providers are at special risk because of the vast quantities of personal information they keep on cast, crew, and celebrities, and the intellectual capital they possess. Because their projects run on public schedules, criminals can easily time their attacks to maximum effect.
Brian Taliaferro and Ryan Griffin shed light on how entertainment companies can protect themselves, and why it’s critical that C-suite executives be involved in the process.
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