Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast - Interview with Dmitri Alperovitch

April 14, 2015

In our sixty-second episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Stewart Baker and Michael Vatis are joined by Dmitri Alperovitch, co-founder and CTO of CrowdStrike Inc. and former Vice President of Threat Research at McAfee, to discuss: 

  • The Mississippi Attorney General’s loss to Google on subpoenas
  • The DEA’s bulk collection program
  • AT&T pays $25 million for data breach
  • The comeback of split-key escrowed encryption
  • Copies of “The Interview” are dropped into North Korea by balloon
  • Verizon’s super cookie is under investigation
  • Sprint settles DOJ lawsuit over wiretap cost reimbursement
  • Podcast patent is ruled invalid

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