To lay the legal foundation for the Digital Age, policymakers need to start wrapping their minds around the idea that we’re living in an era of technology, where everything we depend on is a computer that may be connected to the internet, says cryptographer Bruce Schneier, a fellow at Harvard Law School’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society.
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“Although concerns of cyber crime and extremism do exist, we have to guard against becoming a paranoid state,” said Chinmayi Arun, Executive Director of the Centre for Communication Governance at National Law University Delhi and Faculty Associate at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.
To prevent more attacks, the government must increase security regulations for “what are now critical and life-threatening technologies,” according to Bruce Schneier, a fellow at the Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School and a well-known cybersecurity expert.
Urs Gasser, executive director at the Berkman Klein Centre for Internet & Society at Harvard Law School, says that the existing system of international co-operation is becoming overwhelmed.
Yet he’s amassed a network of volunteers keen to get involved, thanks in part to his frequent cameos on the thought-leader speaker circuit, including talks at Harvard’s Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society; the O’Reilly Design Conference; an internal meeting of Facebook designers; and a TEDx event, whose video has been viewed more than 1 million times online.
Jonathan Zittrain, a professor of law and computer science at Harvard University, has written about Facebook’s unique ability to mobilize voters by placing reminders in their newsfeeds.
Jonathan Zittrain is the George Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School and the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Professor of Computer Science at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Director of the Harvard Law School Library, and co-founder of the Berkman Center for Internet & Society.
Por su parte, para Sandra Cortesi, directora del Youth and Media, del Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society, de la Universidad de Harvard, uno de los principales problemas de las redes sociales es que se han visto desde una narrativa de peligro y no de oportunidades.