privacy

Exceptional Access: How a “Back Door” Could Create Large-Scale Security Threats

On February 16, 2016, Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple, issued a letter to customers in which he declared his...

Hidden Threats to Healthcare Data Privacy Outside of HIPAA Protections

An increasing amount of data are being collected and used outside of HIPAA protections, which poses a significant threat to patient privacy and traditional doctor-patient relationships.

Howard Wolfson on post-9/11 Privacy and Security in Urban America

Political strategist and former New York City Deputy Mayor Howard Wolfson discusses how terrorism, technology, and crime have impacted views on privacy and security.

Biometrics and Artificial Neural Networks: How Big Data Collection Works in Your Favor

Experimental research reveals that biometrics matched with artificial computers can help generate significantly more accurate security measures.

The Great Firewall: A Closer Look at Digital Censorship in China

Researchers investigate the who, what, and why of digital censorship in China