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Collective Intelligence

Apr 8, 2019

Troy Hunt’s Have I Been Pwned website recently turned 5 years old, and for much of that time it has been the definitive place for computer users to determine their exposure from data breaches. Have I Been Pwned is also a model for usability in security, enabling a free and clearly spelled out answers as to whether...


Apr 1, 2019

Bruce Schneier, a cryptography pioneer, and fellow and lecturer at Harvard’s Kennedy Business School, has taken up the cause of public-interest technology and is trying to bring awareness to the current state of affairs, and how not only security professionals but technologists in all fields can make a difference.

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Mar 22, 2019

In this episode of the Collective Intelligence Podcast, Kris Mansson, chief executive officer of technology company Silobreaker, explains how organizations are struggling with unmanageable volumes of security data, and their desire for context around that data in order to make better decisions about threats to their...


Mar 12, 2019

Dr. Avi Rubin, professor of computer science at Johns Hopkins University and technical director of the JHU Information Security Institute, explains the challenges associated with securing IOT devices, and the strides companies such as Harbor Labs, founded by Rubin, are making in analyzing IOT firmware for flaws.

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Mar 6, 2019

Flashpoint Director of Americas Research and Analysis Ian Gray discusses the proliferation—or lack thereof—of cryptocurrency usage and interest among cybercriminals operating in Latin America. While some criminal elements do cash out or mine cryptocurrency in the region, a lack of legal oversight and technical...