Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast - Interview with Jim Lewis

January 7, 2015

In our forty-eighth episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Stewart Baker, Michael Vatis, Jason Weinstein, and Stephanie Roy are joined by Jim Lewis, a senior fellow and director of the Strategic Technologies Program at CSIS, in a discussion of:

  • Will fingerprint phone locks protect you from the police?
  • Google faces $18m fine from Dutch privacy watchdog 
  • Over 80% of dark net traffic goes to child abuse sites
  • German iron plant suffers severe damage due to cyberattack
  • NSA forced to disclose oversight reports of past violations
  • The FCC and FTC are increasingly policing the same beat, such as text message “cramming” and privacy and security failures
  • FBI investigates banks for revenge hacking of Iran 
  • An update on the Sony hack

In our second half, Jim Lewis offers his insights on China’s approach to cyber conflict.

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