April 2018

Side-Channel Cryptanalysis and the Fourth Amendment

April 13, 2018
Austin, TX

Cryptography Fellow Riana Pfefferkorn will be speaking at the 2018 InfoSec Southwest.

Encryption shields private information from malicious eavesdroppers. After years of slow adoption, encryption is finally becoming widespread in consumer-oriented electronic devices and communications services. Consumer-oriented encryption software is now more user-friendly, and much of it turns on encryption by default. These advances enhance privacy and security for millions of people.

Robot Sex: Connection, Privacy & Ethics in the 21st Century

April 25, 2018
Museum of Science

Part of the Cyber Insecurity series.

Probe the difficult questions that we will need to address as human-robot relationships evolve in the coming decades. Explore the nuances of our future and prepare for the complex problems that will rise as our lives become more A.I. dependent.

Adults 18+ Only.

This program is free thanks to the generosity of the Lowell Institute.