Just five years ago, in September 2016, a significant change in the operation of the internet occurred.
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A review of Daniel W. Drezner, Henry Farrell and Abraham L. Newman, eds., “The Uses and Abuses of Weaponized Interdependence” (Brookings Institution Press, 2021).
Technical standards set the foundation for billions of devices and systems used daily. Congress has focused on international standards bodies in several provisions of the Senate-passed United States Competition and Innovation Act.
The internet was designed from its very beginnings to be radically decentralized and, therefore, robust to the failure of individual components. A once-distributed system is now being channeled in increasing measure through the infrastructure of a small cadre of cloud service providers.
An examination of network demands in the face of the coronavirus.
The Supreme Court issued a decision in Van Buren v. United States, a case involving the Computer Frauds and Abuses Act.
What are the origins and evolution of the institutional, policy and legal frameworks that have come to define both the defensive and offensive aspects of the U.K. and U.S. models?
On Friday, April 30, 2021, at 3:00 p.m., the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Cyber, Innovative Technologies and Information Systems will hold a hearing titled, "Technology and Information Warfare: The Competition for Influence and the Department of Defense." The subcommittee will hear testimony from Nina Jankowicz, a fellow at the Wilson Center; Glenn Gerstell, the former general counsel for the National Security Agency; Herb Lin, a senior research scholar at Stanford University; and Joseph Kirschbaum, the director of the defense capabilities management team at the Government Accountab
On Thursday, March 25, 2021, at 12:00 p.m., the House Communications and Technology Subcommittee and the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee will hold a hearing on social media's role in promoting extremism and misinformation.
A new report entitled “Chinese Technology Platforms Operating in the United States” sets forth a framework for understanding the various threats posed by Chinese-owned technology platforms operating in the United States and for assessing the various costs and benefits of proposed responses to these threats.