PARIS — Nov. 28, 2017 — Viaccess-Orca, a global leader in the protection and monetization of content services, announced today that it has collaborated with Rambus Inc., a leader in digital security, services, semiconductor and IP products, to strengthen its VO Shield Root of Trust (RoT) solution for dynamic, best-in-class security.
“This collaboration will be a cutting-edge response to the compromises that exist in hardware devices used to watch pay-TV services,” said Bret Sewell, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Rambus Security division. “By adding our
With VO Shield, operators can upgrade security by adding hardware-dedicated algorithms inside the chipset, strengthening the fight against chipset piracy. VO Shield can be modified after deployment allowing ultimate flexibility and seamless implementation.
Combined with the company’s security technology Viaccess-Orca Secure Environment (VSE), which leverages the latest chipset technologies such as Trusted Execution Environment (TEE) and security co-processors, Viaccess-Orca Shield allows operators to successfully meet the strict security requirements for delivering premium content, including 4K.
“We have been investigating several tracks in the silicon domain to strengthen our security offering, and Rambus provides best-in-class technology to protect against hardware compromises,” said Cédric Hardouin, Executive Vice President R&D at Viaccess-Orca. “With
Viaccess-Orca is a leading global solutions provider of OTT and TV platforms, content protection, and advanced data solutions for a personalized TV experience. The company offers an extensive range of innovative, proven, and best-of-breed solutions for content delivery, protection, discovery, and monetization. With over 20 years of industry leadership, Viaccess-Orca helps content providers and TV operators shape a smarter and safer TV and OTT experience.
Viaccess-Orca is part of the Orange Group and the company’s solutions have been deployed in over 35 countries, reaching more than 27 million subscribers.