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10th Annual Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll Released

The audit covers more than 1,200 predominantly consumer-facing websites and recognizes excellence in consumer protection, data security, and responsible privacy practices. Find out how, and if, your favorite retailer, bank, or ISP is working to protect you.

2019 Internet Society Board of Trustees Final Election Results & IETF Appointment The Internet Society Elections Committee is pleased to announce the final results of the 2019 elections for the Internet Society Board of Trustees.

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The Internet of Things: Why ‘Trust By Design’ Matters
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Internet of Things (IoT) 24 April 2019

The Internet of Things: Why ‘Trust By Design’ Matters

As we have seen vividly in recent years, inadequate security and privacy protections in the Internet of Things (IoT)...

The Internet Society’s African Chapters Join the African Union and Other Partners to Discuss IoT Security, Privacy, and Digital ID in Africa
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About Internet Society 23 April 2019

The Internet Society’s African Chapters Join the African Union and Other Partners to Discuss IoT Security, Privacy, and Digital ID in Africa

In collaboration with the Africa Union Commission (AUC), the Africa Telecommunication Union (ATU), and Omidyar Network, from 8-11 April...

Girls in ICT Day: Attend the Global Marathon in Digital Skills Development
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Women in Tech 23 April 2019

Girls in ICT Day: Attend the Global Marathon in Digital Skills Development

There’s a lack of gender diversity at all levels in the technology sector. This is partly because the number...

10 Years of Auditing Online Trust – What’s Changed?
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Building Trust 22 April 2019

10 Years of Auditing Online Trust – What’s Changed?

Last week we released the 10th Online Trust Audit & Honor Roll, which is a comprehensive evaluation of an...

The Week in Internet News: Arkansas Reverses Ban on Municipal Broadband
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Technology 22 April 2019

The Week in Internet News: Arkansas Reverses Ban on Municipal Broadband

Change in direction: A story at CityLab.com examines why the state of Arkansas has moved to rescind a 2011...

A World Without the IGF
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Internet Governance 19 April 2019

A World Without the IGF

Last week in Geneva, the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) Multistakeholder Advisory Group (MAG) met to discuss preparations for IGF...

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