Talks: 2015 Archives

Video: Panel Discussion on Terrorism and Surveillance

  • C-SPAN
  • October 24, 2015

Bruce Schneier appeared on a panel with Jessica Stern (co-author of Isis) and Gabriella Blum (co-author of The Future of Violence).

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Video/Audio: The Second Annual Cato Surveillance Conference

  • Cato Institute
  • October 21, 2015

Bruce Schneier gave the closing keynote at The Second Annual Cato Surveillance Conference.

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Video: Panel at Free and Safe in Cyberspace 2015

  • Free and Safe in Cyberspace
  • September 24, 2015

Bruce Schneier participated in a panel at Free and Safe in Cyberspace 2015, with Bart Preneel, Richard Stallman, Andreas Wild, Jovan Golic, Bjoern Rupp, Michael Sieber, Melle Van den Berg, Pierre Chastanet, and moderator Rufo Guerreschi.

Is it feasible to provide ordinary citizens access to affordable and user-friendly end-2-end IT services with constitutionally-meaningful levels of user-trustworthiness, as a supplement to their every-day computing devices? If so, how? What scale of investments are needed?

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Video: Trust, Society, and Technology

  • Free and Safe in Cyberspace
  • September 24, 2015

Bruce Schneier gave a keynote at Free and Safe in Cyberspace 2015.

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Video: The Conflict between Privacy and Security

  • Wix Tech Talks
  • July 12, 2015

Bruce Schneier - CTO of Resilient Systems - showed up for a guest appearance at the Wix Meetup Space, thanks to a certain military unit.

In this talk Bruce elaborates on his own perspective in the everlasting, ever growing, conflict between security and privacy.

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Video: Army Cyber Institute

  • Army Cyber Institute
  • June 29, 2015

Bruce Schneier gave a brief (one-minute) statement on cybersecurity.

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Video: Keynote: Data and Goliath

  • Norwegian Developers Conference
  • June 18, 2015

Bruce Schneier gave a keynote address at the Norwegian Developers Conference in Oslo.

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Video: Security in an Age of Catastrophic Risk

  • RSA Conference 2015
  • May 8, 2015

In cyberspace and out, we're increasingly confronting extremely-low-probability, extremely-high-damage attacks. Protecting against these sorts of risks requires new ways of thinking about security; one that emphasizes agility and resilience, while avoiding worst-case thinking.

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Video: Book Talk at NYU

  • New York University
  • April 6, 2015

Bruce Schneier gave a talk about Data and Goliath at New York University, hosted by the NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering.

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Video: Panel Discussion of Data and Goliath at Harvard's Berkman Center

  • Berkman Center, Harvard University
  • March 30, 2015

With Berkman Fellow, Bruce Schneier. Moderated by Jonathan Zittrain with special guests Yochai Benkler, Joe Nye, Sara Watson and Melissa Hathaway.

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Audio: How Secure Is Your Data?

  • MPR News
  • March 20, 2015

For this week's Friday Roundtable, we dive into the issues of data security discussed in Bruce Schneier's new book "Data and Goliath."

Schneier writes in his introduction: "Here is what's true: Today's technology gives governments and corporations robust capabilities for mass surveillance."

Schneier and two other technology and security experts joined the Roundtable to talk about the state of data security.

Highlights from the conversation

Cell phones have become surveillance devices - for better or worse.

"The cell phone knows who you talk to, what time you talked to them, what time you wake up in the morning, what time you go to sleep at night. It knows who you sleep with because you've both got a phone," said Schneier. "It is an amazing surveillance device and something we would never allow if the government mandated it.

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Video: Toppling Our Surveillance-Based Society

  • TalkingStickTV
  • March 11, 2015

Bruce Schneier spoke at Town Hall Seattle, as part of his book tour for Data and Goliath.

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Video: Data and Goliath

  • Talks at Google
  • March 10, 2015

Bruce Schneier came to Google to talk about his new book.

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Video: Bruce Schneier: Why We Should Reform Surveillance Policies

  • WGBHForum
  • March 9, 2015

Bruce Schneier spoke at Harvard Book Store about his new book Data and Goliath.

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Video: Bruce Schneier on the Sony Hack

  • International Cyber Security Strategy Congress
  • March 8, 2015

Bruce Schneier on the Sony Hack at the International Cyber Security Strategy Congress ICSS2015 in Leuven, Belgium. Topic of the Congress: Cyber Security and Forensic Readiness.

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Video: Bruce Schneier Presents Data and Goliath

  • Internet Society
  • March 5, 2015

You are under surveillance right now.

Your cell phone provider tracks your location and knows who’s with you. Your online and in-store purchasing patterns are recorded, and reveal if you're unemployed, sick, or pregnant. Your e-mails and texts expose your intimate and casual friends. Google knows what you’re thinking because it saves your private searches.

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