The Internet Policy Research Initiative (IPRI) collaborates with policymakers and technologists to improve the trustworthiness and effectiveness of interconnected digital systems like the Internet. Our work provides global policymakers 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.
Written by Wajeeha Ahmad. Botnets, networks of malware-infected machines controlled by an attacker called the…Read More
Back in 2012, when both Cameron Kerry and Daniel Weitzner were framing the 2012 White…Read More
According to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a growing number of medical devices…Read More
What is happening in the world of cybersecurity and privacy? Daniel Weitzner discussed these topics…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.
Could facial recognition technology prevent school shootings? With more high profile public school shootings the…Read More
By Nathaniel Fruchter, Michael Specter, Ben Yuan Introduction On Saturday, March 17, 2018, The Guardian…Read More
Investigating network architectures, systems, and protocols from a policy perspective.
2017-04-04 By Daniel Weitzner On the happy occasion of Professor Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s receiving the…Read More
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