Cybersecurity

IPRI’s cybersecurity work focuses on the technical and policy aspects of security issues as they relate to the communication networks and software systems affecting the global society and economy.

Our multidisciplinary cybersecurity work covers: the encryption debate, accountability, securing core economic and social infrastructure, measuring cyber risk, cryptography, data sharing, securing the Internet of Things, and developing secure communication channels between ISPs and users.

Keys Under Doormats
Mandating insecurity by requiring government access to all data and communications

Keys Under Doormats

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Legal Risks Faced by Security Researchers: A New Guide

Written by Sunoo Park. Just last month, over 75 prominent security researchers signed a letter…

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News: IPRI Research on Voting by Phone

As the 2020 U.S. Presidential election draws near, discussions on voting techniques and platforms are…

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Managing Cyber Risk with SCRAM, an Innovative Cryptographic Platform

An increasingly large amount of our society and economy depends on our ability to keep…

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What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Contact Tracing Apps?

While contact tracing apps can help us control the spread of COVID-19, they also come…

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News: Daniel Weitzner Discusses PACT

IPRI Founding Director, Daniel Weitzner, is the co-PI of the PACT project, which aims to…

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News: Cyber Risks Associated with Voting from Home

In a recent New York Times article titled, Amid Pandemic and Upheaval, New Cyber Risks…

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How to Protect Your Vote

** See the full technical report on OmniBallot here ** Michael A. Specter and J….

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ImPACT 2020: PACT Project Holds First Collaborative, Virtual Workshop to Tackle Key Technical Issues in Private Automated Contact Tracing

Today, during the first ImPACT 2020 event, world-leading computer scientists in cryptography, cybersecurity, and wireless…

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FAQ on the Security Analysis of Voatz

Written by Michael Specter, James Koppel, and Daniel Weitzner The below is an FAQ about…

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The Cybersecurity Team

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