Pre-Hard Drive Destruction: Compliance with MPAA Content Disposal Guidelines

Part 2 of 5: In this series, we’re exploring how to maintain compliance with the MPAA Content Disposal Guidelines.  Part two takes a close look at proper procedures for handling hard drives before they hit the scrap bin.  To begin the series, MPAA Content Security: Media Destruction provided an overview of the guidelines and their impact on your entertainment industry business. As a post-production vendor in the media and entertainment industry, you understand that you’re being held
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MPAA Content Security: Media Destruction

Part 1 of 5: In this series, we’re exploring how to maintain compliance with the MPAA Content Security Best Practices during the decommissioning process.  To begin the series, we’re providing an overview of the media disposal requirements, including certified hard drive destruction. Every third-party vendor who works with a Member of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) understands the importance of protecting the studio’s intellectual property from content production all the way through the media destruction 
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Your Electronic Recycler Could Bankrupt your Company

  It is estimated that cyber crime will cost to $6 trillion around the world by 2021. It’s becoming difficult to keep up with the possible data security breaches that are looming around every corporation. If we look at the Equifax data hack, we’ve learned that it’s paramount to protect customer’s information today. The public outcry is deafening, and the public is demanding something be done. University of Michigan Professor Erik Gordon, predicts Equifax’s settlement could be
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Shredding LTO Backup Tapes

LTO Backup Tape Shredding E-Waste Security has shredded over 100,000 LTO backup tapes for clients in the last few years.  Every time we work on a tape shredding project we think that this must be the last time – nobody uses tape for backup storage any more.  We were so convinced that digital tape was dead that we almost scraped our tape shredding machine.  Lucky for us, we didn’t.Due to the latest data breaches at Experian and
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