Introduction to 32nd International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners, November 2010. Promo that appears to be designed to make people afraid and paralyzed, but which brings up lots of questions about the collection of data. 4 minutes.
Daynah Boyd speaking on unanticipated impacts of transparency laws, Gov 2.0 Expo, May 27, 2010. Impact of Megan's law. There are now 700,000 people on US "sex offender registry lists," many of them teenagers convicted of statutory rape for having sex with their girlfriends/boyfriends or for sexting. Yes, 1 out of 7 minors are solicited online, but mostly it's from other minors, and there is no intent to meet offline. "Data is something we will fight over again and again." 14 minutes.
Trevor Paglen speaks at Google to discuss his book "Blank Spots in the Map: The Dark Geography of the Pentagon's Secret World." Paglen shows how search, correlation and inferencing can be used to reveal information that governments try to keep secret. February 11, 2009.
CyberSpeak Postcast A mostly weekly radio show of all things computer forensics.