Asia Transnational Threats Forum: Cybersecurity in Asia
Regulating a Digital Economy
Development Seminar | Digital India sounds lovely, but do you trust the digital planet?
[On Alex Jones' banning from Facebook and Youtube] It’s interesting they finally pulled the trigger. I think the biggest point of vulnerability on social media platforms is anti-competitive behavior. To me, it always seemed this is the way it would play out is for folks who disagree with the way the tech platforms are targeting the alt-right in particular or folks like Alex Jones. The leverage they have to get back on them is on they’re effectively a monopoly in control of online communication.
[When it comes to Russian influence operations], there often is kind of a proxy lead actor, who is usually an oligarch close to the regime, that is given a project and he outsources portions of that project...I almost think of it as project management.