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Press Release: Return to On-Site Security Assessments in Europe

London 20th July 2020, Convergent Risks announced it was seeing a scheduled return to ‘On-Site’ operations across Europe. Convergent CEO Chris Johnson said: “We are delighted to have recently scheduled a number of on-site TPN security assessments in France, Belgium and Italy and of course London. We believe these will be the first, in person, …

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How Risk to Celebrity Secrets Could be Avoided

Wednesday 13 May, Leading cyber security specialists Convergent Risks highlight the increasing unseen threat of cyber attacks during lockdown. With the majority of professional services’ firms and the gig economy continuing to work remotely, this is not a problem that is likely to diminish but needs immediate attention to maintain business resilience. In the recent …

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A Holistic Approach to Privacy and Data Protection Compliance

Once you’re compliant, you’re done. This is a questionable interpretation of compliance in the world that businesses operate in today. With ever-changing sources of data, organisations often miss out on maintaining ongoing compliance and overlook an organic component of their daily processes— security… Read the full article here

Convergent Risks Provides Updates on Business Continuity Planning for COVID-19

Los Angeles and London, March 17th, 2020, Convergent Risks announced further support and advice for business continuity during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic for the media & entertainment supply chain with information on secure home working, remote security assessments and assumed breach testing. Risk Assessment“Implementing risk-based assessment procedures to mitigate risk and ensure that business objectives, …

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Press Release: Business Continuity Plans for the Coronavirus Pandemic

Los Angeles and London, March 12th, 2020, Convergent Risks announced its plans for business continuity during the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic stating that in light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, it will continue to consider the potential impact of the pandemic on the media & entertainment industry and its supply chain including necessary interim measures to …

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Security is a Necessary Cost of Doing Business. Fact or Fiction?

Abstract: A steady flow of news about high-profile cyberattacks is a reminder of the need to protect all organizations, no matter what the size or contribution, against the constant and sustained threat of a security breach occurring. This requires compliance standards that can be pricey, complex and constantly evolving. The benefits of security spending, however, …

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IYUNO Media Group Discusses Its Security Enhancement Program and Expansion

Press Release IYUNO Media Group Discusses Its Security Enhancement Program and Expansion to 15 Regional Offices at the HITS Europe Annual Summit, June 19 th London. Seoul, June 3 rd 2019 IYUNO Media Group, a leading provider of subtitling, captioning and dubbing services for high-profile broadcasters, OTT service providers and content owners across APAC, the …

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Linking Security with Understanding Process, Workflows

Article published on MESA Alliance website: https://www.mesalliance.org/2019/02/14/convergent-risks-linking-security-with-understanding-process-workflows/ Chris Tribbey M&E Daily February 14, 2019.   For nearly two decades now Convergent Risks — a specialist consultancy focused on security, risk and compliance services — has been working with media and entertainment companies to keep infrastructure secure, in order to keep entertainment services online. Chris Johnson. …

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Convergent Risks adds Industry Experience to its TPN Assessment Team

Los Angeles, February 11th, 2019 Convergent Risks has added experienced industry executives to its TPN security assessment team to meet the growing demand for assessments from post-production facilities and vendors. Leading names joining the team include UK-based Ben Bradley, previous Head of Technical Operations at Deluxe; Laurence Claydon, previous CTO at Motion Picture Solutions; and …

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