Data Breaching Becoming A Common Occurrence

April 22, 2015 by  
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Host Bennet Kelly speaks with Attorney Mark Ishman about the dangers and issues from Data Breaches and what should be done about it. Reports of Data Breaches are becoming a common occurrence In 2014, a Ponemon Institute survey estimated that 47 percent of all American adults have been affected by data breaches in the last year Target has settled consumer claims arising out of its 2013 data breach compromising…

Ellen Pao-Kleiner Perkins Gender Discrimination Case and Mindful Work

April 15, 2015 by  
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Bennet discusses the aftermath of the Ellen Pao-Kleiner Perkins gender discrimination case Kristen Brown covered the trial for the San Francisco Chronicle and made a particularly astute assessment to Bennet Kelley about the jury’s finding in favor of Kleiner Perkins.  Also, we hear from David Gelles ,reporter for the New York Times, covering mergers & acquisitions, corporate governance, and Wall Street, and the author of Mindful Work.

Should Corp Offenders Go to Jail

April 1, 2015 by  
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Bennet Kelly discusses the topic of Should Corp Offenders Go to Jail with the author of Why Not Jail?: Industrial Catastrophes, Corporate Malfeasance and Government Inaction  Rena Steinzor. Rena is a professor of law at the University of Maryland’s Francis King Carey School of Law

Kim Zetter on Stuxnets Brave New World

March 25, 2015 by  
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Countdown to Zero Day author, and  top cybersecurity journalist, Kim Zetter tells the story behind the virus that sabotaged Irans nuclear efforts and shows how its existence has ushered in a new age of warfare—one in which a digital attack can have the same destructive capability as a megaton bomb.

Joe McGovern on Talking with The Other Side

March 18, 2015 by  
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Bennet Kelley taks to filmmaker and author Joe McGovern,who has left the comforts of his home in Venice Beach, California and traveled across the country seeking out Republicans to try to bridge the partisan divide as part of his documentary – The Other Side. He currently is raising money on GoFundMe to finish and distribute the end result of 82 interviews..

Digital and Partisan Divides with Cyber Seniors; Columnist Ralph Hallow on the 2016 Presidential Race

March 11, 2015 by  
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Bridging the Other Digital Divide as Bennet showcases a feature documentary film called ‘Cyber-Seniors’ directed by Saffron Cassaday and produced by Brenda Rusnak of The Best Part Inc. The documentary tells us about ‘Cyber-Seniors: Connecting Generations’ , a North America-wide campaign that encourages older adults to tackle the digital divide and provides tech savvy youth with a way to give back to their community.

Also, Washington Post columnist Ralph Hallow returns to CLBR fresh from the Conservative Political Action Committee convention and gives us his insights on the 2016 Presidential  race.

M3AAWG Honoree, WHOA Founder and Anti-Cyber Harassment Warrior Jayne Hitchcock

March 4, 2015 by  
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The Messaging, Malware and Mobile Anti-Abuse Working Group gave its 2015 Mary Litynski lifetime achievement award to our guest Jayne Hitchcock for her efforts in assisting targeted individuals, training law enforcement, supporting antiharassment legislation and teaching teenagers how to protect themselves from potential threats. Bennet Kelley talks to Jayne about the prestigious honor.

The Battle Over Net Neutrality with Free Press CEO Craig Aaron

February 25, 2015 by  
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Over the past years, we have had many discussions about Net Neutrality with both proponents and opponents. With the Federal Communications Commission set to vote  on a new net neutrality proposal, we talk again with Craig Aaron, the President and CEO of FreePress

Big Data and the Black Box Society with Frank Pasquale

February 18, 2015 by  
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Maryland Carey Law Professor (and author of Black Box Society)  Frank Pasquale exposes how powerful interests abuse secrecy for profit and explains ways to rein them in. Demanding transparency is only the first step. An intelligible society would assure that key decisions of its most important firms are fair, nondiscriminatory, and open to criticism. Silicon Valley and Wall Street need to accept as much accountability as they impose on other.

The Cyber Civil Rights Initiative and the Fight Against Revenge Porn

February 11, 2015 by  
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Bennet Kelley discusses The Cyber Civil Rights Initiative and the Fight Against Revenge Porn with  one of the leading advocates in the fight against Revenge Porn – University of Miami Law professor Mary Anne Franks. Franks is Vice President of the Cyber Civil Rights Initiative and has testified in state capitals across the country to push for laws addressing revenge porn.