Welcome to this weeks summary of news relating to Cyber Security, Anti-Piracy, Anti-Counterfeiting, Brand Protection and many other online security topics. In this summary we provide you with a selection of news items that we feel capture this week in terms of piracy and online protection. We provide you with a short introduction of a news item (written by the respective website); if you feel like you want to read more about a specific topic, you can click on the provided links below.
Fukuoka, Oita police launch probe into ‘Mangamura’ comic piracy site
Read the full story at mainichi.jp
Jakarta. Indonesian film industry reportedly lost Rp 1.5 trillion ($107 billion) to content and DVD piracy in four Indonesian cities in 2017, a study from the University of Indonesia’s Institute for Economics and Social Research, or LPEM-UI, shows.
Read the full story at jakartaglobe.id
Read full story at trustedreviews.com
Over the last 20 years, piracy was the disruptor that transformed the music industry: recorded music revenues are now reporting solid growth in the US, largely in part because of the ‘streaming age’ which many are likening to the next format age in music, after vinyl, tape, CD and downloads – streaming revenues now account for a lionshare of total US music industry revenue.
Read full story at v-net.tv