The Internet Policy Research Initiative (IPRI) collaborates with policy makers and technologists to improve the trustworthiness and effectiveness of interconnected digital systems like the Internet. Our work provides global policy makers with technically grounded guidance for policies regarding cybersecurity, Internet privacy, and more. We accomplish our mission by relying on: core engineering and public policy research, education, and outreach.
Tackling key issues, such as the encryption debate, critical infrastructure, cryptography, and IoT security.
Authored by Michael Specter This week, the Australian parliament will hear testimony on a bill that,…Read More
Student Reflections: Haining Xu Boundary-Setting of Governmental Powers in China’s Cybersecurity Law: An Ongoing Process…Read More
Did the Russians really hack into the US Electrical Grid? Were they able to hack…Read More
By: Jonathan Frankle On February 14th, Arvind Narayanan visited IPRI from Princeton University, where he…Read More
Increasing the trustworthiness of AI systems to ensure that they are both explainable and accountable.
AI Tool Builders and Their Users: What Should We Expect From the Tools and Who Is Responsible When They Fail?Published on 2019-02-19
Written by: Daniel J. Weitzner February 19, 2019 In the midst of a heated global…Read More
Written by Nicolas Rothbacher. The Application of AI in Criminal Justice How the application of…Read More
Written by Natalie Lao Demystifying Machine Learning for Regulators On Wednesday, January 16, Professor Hal…Read More
Helping to inform meaningful policy that ensures the safety of private information held on the Internet.
Facial Recognition technology is continuing to improve, yet even with all the improvements there are…Read More
Could facial recognition technology prevent school shootings? With more high profile public school shootings the…Read More
Investigating network architectures, systems, and protocols from a policy perspective.
Improving the Measurement and Analysis of Gigabit Broadband Networks Accurate measurements of broadband performance are…Read More
The Internet faces a fundamental resource scarcity issue: the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA) exhausted…Read More
William Lehr (MIT) and Douglas Sicker (CMU & U of Colorado at Boulder) August 1,…Read More