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Video: Cybersecurity Expert Bruce Schneier: American Elections Will Be Hacked

  • Democracy Now
  • November 30, 2016

“American Elections Will Be Hacked.” That’s the title of a recent article in The New York Times by our next guest, the leading cybersecurity and privacy researcher Bruce Schneier. Schneier warns, “Our newly computerized voting systems are vulnerable to attack by both individual hackers and government-sponsored cyberwarriors. It is only a matter of time before such an attack happens.”

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Video: Part 2: Bruce Schneier on the Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World

  • Democracy Now!
  • March 13, 2015

Part 2 of our discussion with Bruce Schneier about about the golden age of surveillance and his new book, “Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World.”

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See also: Part 1

Transcript

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, democracynow.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman, with Juan González. Our guest is Bruce Schneier. He is a leading security technologist. He has a new book out, has just hit number six on the New York Times best-seller list; it’s called Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World…

Video: Data and Goliath: Bruce Schneier on the Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World

  • Democracy Now!
  • March 13, 2015

Leading security and privacy researcher Bruce Schneier talks about about the golden age of surveillance and his new book, “Data and Goliath: The Hidden Battles to Collect Your Data and Control Your World.” The book chronicles how governments and corporation have built an unprecedented surveillance state. While the leaks of Edward Snowden have shed light on the National Security Agency’s surveillance practices, less attention has been paid to other forms of everyday surveillance—license plate readers, facial recognition software, GPS tracking, cellphone metadata and data mining…

Sidebar photo of Bruce Schneier by Joe MacInnis.