To build trust, we could treat cybersecurity as a public good
Posted in: Legal & Security at 08/09/2019 03:01
Soon your fridge will be able to buy your food on Amazon, having noticed what you liked on Facebook and Instagram.
Cybersecurity is crucial for this to happen; to make sure that, while our food preferences are being noted, our identity is not stolen, credit cards not cloned, and our devices are not tampered with by malicious actors out to steal data or modify a machine’s behaviour.
As the Fourth Industrial Revolution progresses and the integration and interaction of different technologies is used to improve individual and environmental wellbeing, cybersecurity will be ever more important.