Research: MIT experts urge Trump administration to take immediate action on cybersecurity

Published on 2017-03-21

Report warns of hacking risk to electric grid, oil pipelines and other critical infrastructure Byline:…

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Published on 2017-03-15 Control of personal data, the spread of misinformation, lack of transparency for political advertisingProfessor Tim... Read More

News: World wide web creator Tim Berners-Lee targets fake news (BBC)

Published on 2017-03-12

20 March 2017 In an open letter to mark the web’s 28th anniversary, Sir Tim…

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News: Dr. Joel Brenner discussing intelligence leaks (MSNBC)

Published on 2017-03-09

IPRI’s Joel Brenner was featured today on the MSNBC program “For the Record with Greta”….

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News: R. David Edelman on robots, jobs and cyberwarfare (Washington Post)

Published on 2017-03-08

‘This is an all hands on deck thing’: A former Obama technology adviser on robots,…

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Blog: Specter – On Deniability and Duress

Published on 2017-03-06

Imagine you’re at a border crossing, and the guard asks you to hand over all…

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News: MIT cybersecurity expert urges collaboration to fight threats (Consumer Appeal)

Published on 2017-03-06

The Commercial Appeal 06-Mar-2017, by Kevin McKenzie Don’t look for the government, market forces, vendors…

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Research: Better the Devil You Know – Exposing the Data Sharing Practices of Smartphone Apps

Published on 2017-03-03

Most users of smartphone apps remain unaware of what data about them is being collected,…

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Blog: App Inventor Mentioned in Batgirl Comics

Published on 2017-03-02

MIT App Inventor was mentioned in the latest Batgirl DC Comic Book, when Barbara Gordon,…

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Course: 6.S978 – Privacy Legislation in Practice: Law and Technology

Published on 2017-02-10

This course will be taught jointly by faculty from MIT and Georgetown University Law School…

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