Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast - Interview with Joseph Nye

April 7, 2015

In our sixty-first episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Stewart Baker, Michael Vatis, Meredith Rathbone, Ben Cooper, and Maury Shenk discuss: 

  • The Obama Administration’s new sanctions program on cyber attackers
  • The Ninth Circuit decision refusing to apply disability accommodation requirements to web-only businesses
  • Arguments over the data protection Safe Harbor before the European Court of Justice
  • China boosts military cyber budget by up to 30%
  • Secret Service, DEA agents indicted for stealing bitcoins
  • Raspberry Pi devices are being used for “war shipping”

In our second half we have an interview with Joseph Nye, former dean of the Kennedy School at Harvard, three-time national security official for State, Defense, and the National Intelligence Council, and author of “Is the American Century Over?”.

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