Emmanuel Macron has recently been elected as the new French president. He led a very astute political campaign, building and leading a new movement called “En Marche!” (Forward!) and he made it to the top. He is young. He embraces social media. His campaign team was very cyber-savvy and that served him well, because his campaign also made headlines on cyber security matters. Continue reading “Liberty, Equality, Fraternity & Cyber Security”
How to turn a business’ privacy weakness into a business strength?
Business is lost over privacy concerns, because we distrust most organisations in handling our personal information according to the latest OAIC privacy survey (ACAPS 2017). I believe in the opportunity to further grow online business through better privacy management with further privacy focus, transparency and giving easy control to online customers on their personal data.
Continue reading “From Privacy Weakness to Business Strength”
The French presidential election is over. Emmanuel Macron has won and will become France’s new president. A lot will be discussed about his victory in the upcoming weeks and throughout the upcoming French legislative elections (next month in June) that will result in a new French National Assembly and a new French prime minister. Until then, Macron has certainly successfully fought a tough political battle and his campaign team has also fought a tough cybersecurity battle during the elections. Continue reading “French Election Campaign Smart Cybersecurity”
Competition is tough in the retail industry, including online where Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) effectively compete with large retail corporations. Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM) can make a business competitive difference. Continue reading “Online Retail: more reasons to a better CIAM”
What would you do about private digital communication services if you were a leading political figure? How would you balance the priorities of privacy to best foster the development of your nation’s digital economy (relying on citizens and businesses digital trust) and the importance of counter-terrorism activities through digital surveillance? Continue reading “Counter-terrorism digital surveillance vs privacy from a politician point of view”
What would you want in exchange for foregoing your privacy and being monitored online: your every online move, all the sites and the apps you go to and for how long? Continue reading “Join a digital big brother program?”
I recently had the privilege of hosting a series of think tank sessions in Melbourne and in Sydney for the occasion of the FST Future of Security events in March, which Pirean was a sponsor of. The subject of the discussion was Consumer Digital Identity Management. The think tank aimed at addressing the boosting of online services adoption with efficient and attractive consumer identity management practices. The following questions provided a starting point to the group discussions: