This week author and cyber expert Susan Landau join Mark Graff in a dialogue that covers privacy online to Ms. Landau’s experience as a woman in the field of cybersecurity. Listening In: Cybersecurity in an Insecure Age, is Ms. Landau’s most recent book. Susan Landau makes a compelling case for the need to secure our data, explaining how we must maintain cybersecurity in an insecure age. Susan Landau is a Bridge Professor of Cyber Security and Policy in the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and the School of Engineering, Department of Computer Science, Tufts University. Landau works at the intersection of cybersecurity, national security, law, and policy. Landau is also the author of “Surveillance or Security? The Risks Posed by New Wiretapping Technologies,” (MIT Press, 2011) and “Privacy on the Line: the Politics of Wiretapping and Encryption,” co-authored with Whitfield Diffie (MIT Press, 1998). Landau has testified before Congress on encryption, surveillance, and cybersecurity issues. Landau served as a Senior Staff Privacy Analyst at Google, a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems, and a faculty member at Worcester Polytechnic Institute, the University of Massachusetts, and Wesleyan University. An inductee in the Cybersecurity Hall of Fame and Guggen.
About Mark Graff
Mark Graff is a globally respected internet security expert. A father, grandfather, and citizen, Mark has a vested interest in keeping folks engaged in how to protect themselves online. Whether discussing internet security from the perspective of banking, personal identification, cyber crimes, or proactive protection, Mark has over thirty years experience in writing and executing coding that keeps each of us safer online. Mark is the CEO of Tellagraff LLC.