Talks: 2016 Archives

Video: Security and Privacy in a Hyper-Connected World

  • Data & Society Research Institute
  • December 14, 2016

We have created a world where information technology permeates our economies, social interactions, and intimate selves. The combination of mobile, cloud computing, the Internet Things, persistent computing, and autonomy is resulting in something altogether different — a world-sized web. This World-Sized Web promises great benefits, but it is also vulnerable to a host of new threats from users, criminals, corporations, and governments. These threats can now result in physical damage and even death.

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Video: Testimony on “Understanding the Role of Connected Devices in Recent Cyber Attacks”

  • U.S. House of Representatives Joint Hearing
  • November 17, 2016

Bruce Schneier testified before two U.S. House of Representatives subcommittes at a joint hearing on "Understanding the Role of Connected Devices in Recent Cyber Attacks." Other witnesses were Dale Drew of Level 3 Communications and Kevin Fu of Virta Labs and the University of Michigan.

Watch the Video or Read the Text on House.gov

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Video: Security in the World-Sized Web

  • RSA Conference Asia Pacific & Japan 2016
  • July 21, 2016

Information technology permeates all aspects of our lives. The combination of mobile, cloud computing, the IoT, persistent computing and autonomy are resulting in a World-Sized Web with great benefits but is vulnerable to a host of new threats. This talk looks at attempts to secure these systems and at technologies, laws, regulations, economic incentives and social norms we need to secure them in the future.

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Video/Audio: Bruce Schneier on Security and Privacy in the World-Sized Web

  • Berkman Center
  • March 16, 2016

We've created a world where information technology permeates our economies, social interactions, and intimate selves. The combination of mobile, cloud computing, the Internet of Things, persistent computing, and autonomy are resulting in something different. This World-Sized Web promises great benefits, but is also vulnerable to a host of new threats. Threats from users, criminals, corporations, and governments.

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Video: Security & Privacy in the World Sized Web

  • University of Ottawa
  • March 9, 2016

Bruce Schneier gave the Deirdre G. Martin Memorial Lecture on Privacy Law on February 17, 2016 at the University of Ottawa.

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Video: Why We Should Reform Surveillance Policies

  • WGBH Forum Network
  • March 4, 2016

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.

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Video: Talk on Strategies for Combating Cyber-Terrorism

  • Boston Global Forum
  • February 11, 2016

The Boston Global Forum held a 60-minute dialogue with Bruce Schneier on Sony and the future of cyber conflict.

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