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Envisioning the Future in the Middle East
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Shaping the Internet's Future 16 May 2019

Envisioning the Future in the Middle East

How can the brightest minds help transform the Middle East for the better? The MIT SciTech Conference hoped to find...

WhatsApp: How a Bug Relates to the G7
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Building Trust 14 May 2019

WhatsApp: How a Bug Relates to the G7

On 13 May, more than a billion users saw the messaging application WhatsApp being updated. At the same time...

The Week in Internet News: Broadband Project to Nowhere
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Technology 13 May 2019

The Week in Internet News: Broadband Project to Nowhere

Dead end: ProPublica has a story about Kentucky’s $1.5 billion broadband expansion program, which the story calls an information...

Introducing The Internet Society Accessibility Special Interest Group
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About Internet Society 10 May 2019

Introducing The Internet Society Accessibility Special Interest Group

An ordinary day on 9th April 2019 was turned in to an extraordinary one, as our efforts bore fruit...

Talking Internet of Things in Canada at IoT613 This Week
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Internet of Things (IoT) 6 May 2019

Talking Internet of Things in Canada at IoT613 This Week

This week, 8-9 May, we’ll be at IoT613 in Ottawa, Canada, talking about our work on “Trust by Design”...

The Week in Internet News: Unencrypted USB Drives Pose Security Risk
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Technology 6 May 2019

The Week in Internet News: Unencrypted USB Drives Pose Security Risk

No encryption for U(SB): About 55 percent of U.K. businesses don’t encrypt information on USB drives, according to the...

Register for AfPIF 2019
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Connecting the World 2 May 2019

Register for AfPIF 2019

Join us in Balaclava, Mauritius for the 10th Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum (AfPIF) from 20-22 August 2019. AfPIF...

How the Internet Society’s Privacy Statement Stacks Up
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Privacy 1 May 2019

How the Internet Society’s Privacy Statement Stacks Up

For ten years, the Internet Society’s Online Trust Alliance (OTA) has published an annual comprehensive survey of 1,200 sites’...

The Economics of Trust: Overcoming Obstacles to Better Consumer IoT Security
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Internet of Things (IoT) 29 April 2019

The Economics of Trust: Overcoming Obstacles to Better Consumer IoT Security

In 2018 the Internet Society launched the Trust by Design campaign, to make sure that security and privacy features...

The Week in Internet News: Microsoft Reduces Password Count
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Technology 29 April 2019

The Week in Internet News: Microsoft Reduces Password Count

What’s my password again? Microsoft has changed its baseline security configuration, which had suggested passwords be changed every 60...

Young People: Building an Internet for Everyone
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Women in Tech 26 April 2019

Young People: Building an Internet for Everyone

Young people everywhere are building technology, mobilizing communities, and raising their voices to shape policies that create an Internet...

Consumers International Summit: Making IoT Privacy and Security a Priority
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Internet of Things (IoT) 26 April 2019

Consumers International Summit: Making IoT Privacy and Security a Priority

Each day, more and more of us buy products that connect to the Internet, such as personal assistants, fitness...

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