Personal, government and business information is abundant in the digital world—collected when we use government websites, shop at dot coms, download music, use cell phones, and send email. Law enforcement and national security agencies also track private information to thwart criminal acts. Cybersecurity is how that information is protected from misuse. Brookings experts research various aspects of cybersecurity and how to create a secure cyber environment.
REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - A cybersecurity expert monitors telecommunications traffic at a network operations center in a Verizon facility in Ashburn, Virginia July 15, 2014.
The Risks of Cyber Insecurity
August 17, 2014, Ian Wallace
Around the world governments are experiencing a growing sense of cyber insecurity. The threat is real, and few nations are adequately prepared. Ian Wallace looks at several trends that illustrate this growing sense of insecurity and suggests that a new way thinking may be required.
Defense and Security
Interview | Vox
May 20, 2014, Peter W. Singer
Interview | Intercross
May 15, 2014, Peter W. Singer
Interview | Advanced Training Program on Humanitarian Assistance
April 24, 2014, Peter W. Singer and Rob Grace
Interview | Journalist's Resource
April 14, 2014, Peter W. Singer and John Wihbey
Interview | Washington Examiner
March 27, 2014, Peter W. Singer and Charles Hoskinson
Interview | Army Times
March 19, 2014, Peter W. Singer
Interview | Big Think
February 28, 2014, Peter W. Singer
Interview | CNN
February 6, 2014, Peter W. Singer
Interview | The Interpreter
February 6, 2014, Peter W. Singer and Sam Roggeveen
February 5, 2014, Peter W. Singer and Sam Roggeveen
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See what Brookings experts have to say about the ripple effects of Edward Snowden's revelations on the NSA debate
In the latest Brookings Essay, Stuart Taylor, Jr. collects the divergent views of four prominent experts to help frame the debate over the future of the NSA in the post-Snowden era.
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