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Irdeto wins gold at 2023 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards

The company is recognized with four Gold Awards, including best Cybersecurity Company of the Year

AMSTERDAM – March 31, 2023 – Irdeto, the world leader in digital platform cybersecurity, today celebrates winning the coveted Gold Awards in four categories of the 2023 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards, including the Best Cybersecurity Company of the Year in Europe for the third year in a row.

The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards recognizes the world’s best companies, products and professionals that demonstrate excellence, innovation, and leadership in information security. Cybersecurity Insiders produce the awards program in partnership with the Information Security Community on LinkedIn, a community of 600,000 cybersecurity professionals.

Irdeto received the highest recognition in the following categories:

  • Best Cybersecurity Company in Europe – Irdeto
  • Best RDK Video Accelerator Solution and Certification – Irdeto RDK Video Accelerator
  • Best DRM in Europe – Irdeto Control
  • Best Threat Detection, Intelligence and Response in Europe – Irdeto Cyber Services Suite

Irdeto Control 
It is the most reliable, scalable, and secure multi-DRM solution proven in the market. Industry leading “five 9s”, global “round-the-clock’ support, and Widevine-hosting services deliver an unmatched user experience even during the highest of profiles sporting events. Its content security features go beyond DRM and include DRM-based concurrent stream management, geo-enforcement, and artificial intelligence/machine learning driven anti-fraud management.  Irdeto Control provides customers with the differentiation they need to stand out and grow their business with confidence.

Irdeto RDK Video Accelerator
It offers pay-TV operators and service providers a revolutionary certifiable process to fast-track the deployment of their next-generation RDK-V video platform by leveraging reusable solutions. Reducing the total cost of ownership (TCO), speeding up time to market (TTM), removing ecosystem fragmentation, and empowering operators to gain access to premium content (e.g., movies, sports, and series), seamlessly integrate with premium apps, and deploy revenue generation functionalities to keep enriching their subscribers’ experience. The solution can secure access to content from Premium Studios, Premium Sports, and now also from Premium Apps with Irdeto Certified Secure Experience.

Irdeto Cyber Services Suite
Irdeto has developed a suite of Cyber Services that help companies identify, investigate, analyze, shut down and often prosecute threat actors. With fast-moving criminals, you need a complete 360-degree approach to security. Combining operational best practices, meticulous planning, advances in cybersecurity pioneered by Irdeto, and an extensive network of security experts, the Irdeto Cyber Services unit provides proactive, comprehensive antipiracy protection.

“We congratulate Irdeto for the recognition as an award winner in this year’s Cybersecurity Excellence Awards,” said Holger Schulze, CEO of Cybersecurity Insiders and founder of the Information Security Community on LinkedIn. “With over 800 entries in more than 300 award categories, the 2023 Cybersecurity Excellence Awards program is highly competitive. All winners reflect the very best in innovation and excellence in defending against today’s evolving cybersecurity threats.”

“This quadruple gold award underscores Irdeto’s role at the forefront of cybersecurity. It solidifies a period of growth and our commitment to creating the highest security standards needed to protect the connected world. We are on a mission to empower a secure world where people can connect with confidence.” said Andrew Bunten, Chief Operating Officer, Video Entertainment at Irdeto.

About Irdeto

Irdeto is the world leader in digital platform cybersecurity, empowering businesses to innovate for a secure, connected future. Building on over 50 years of expertise in security, Irdeto’s services and solutions protect revenue, enable growth and fight cybercrime in video entertainment, video games, and connected industries including transport, health and infrastructure. With teams around the world, Irdeto’s greatest asset is its people and diversity is celebrated through an inclusive workplace, where everyone has an equal opportunity to drive innovation and support Irdeto’s success. Irdeto is the preferred security partner to empower a secure world where people can connect with confidence.

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