International cyber conference CyCon in Tallinn

The eighth International Conference on Cyber Conflict (CyCon 2016) took place from 1-3 June in Tallinn, focusing on the theme of cyber power and how the traditional concept of power applies to cyberspace. The conference is organised by the NATO Cooperative Cyber Defence Centre of Excellence, and it hosts over 500 decision makers and experts…

Untangling China’s Cybersecurity Laws

China has drafted several security laws over the past year that tighten regulation over suppliers of technological equipment and services. Chinese officials say the measures are necessary to national security, allowing them to verify that critical equipment isn’t vulnerable to hacking and to help them track down criminals and fight terrorism. But the rules have…