Talks: 2015 Archives
Bruce Schneier appeared on a panel with Jessica Stern (co-author of Isis) and Gabriella Blum (co-author of The Future of Violence).
Bruce Schneier gave the closing keynote at The Second Annual Cato Surveillance Conference.
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?
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.
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.
With Berkman Fellow, Bruce Schneier. Moderated by Jonathan Zittrain with special guests Yochai Benkler, Joe Nye, Sara Watson and Melissa Hathaway.
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 conversationCell 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.
Bruce Schneier spoke at Harvard Book Store about his new book Data and Goliath.
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.
Sidebar photo of Bruce Schneier by Joe MacInnis.