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Cyber Security - Facts, fiction and political agendas

Cyber Security – Facts, fiction and political agendas

Cybersecurity is part of my everyday work. As an advocate and consultant for Cybersecurity For All, I am in a rather unique position – helping people, corporations and organizations to understand their own responsibilities in cybersecurity and involved in cybersecurity research. The ’game’ of cybersecurity used to be clear. There were the consumers who in …

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Sustainability and the Ethics of Technology by Dr. ir Johannes Drooghaag

Sustainability and the Ethics of Technology by Dr. ir Johannes Drooghaag

In the series Star Trek: Voyager we find that the character Seven of Nine is a former Borg drone, who becomes disconnected from the Borg Collective, and faces the challenges of becoming a human individual again while still depending on Borg cybernetic implants. An important part of her survival and ability to deal with these foreign implants are the nanorobots that …

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US Senate Committee on Blockchain

On August 21st, 2018, the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources held a public hearing on Energy Efficiency of Blockchain and Similar Technologies. The purpose of the hearing is to consider the energy efficiency of blockchain and similar technologies and the cybersecurity possibilities of such technologies for energy industry applications. In particular, should we expect …

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