July 15, 2022

Two CLTC Postdoctoral Researchers Accept Tenure-Track Professorships

The Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity is proud to support the research of postdoctoral researchers from diverse disciplines. Two of these scholars recently accepted tenure-track positions at major universities. This fall, Richmond Wong will be joining Georgia Tech’s School of Literature, Media and Communication as an Assistant Professor, and Sophia Baik…

March 22, 2022

Experts Urge Caution Around Meta’s Metaverse at UC Berkeley Panel

This article is written by Rachel Leven and originally appeared on the Berkeley Division of Computing, Data Science, and Society website. Click here to read the original post. The public shouldn’t indiscriminately buy into big technology companies’ visions for the metaverse, a space being sold as the next digital frontier,…

October 18, 2021

Q&A with Andrew Reddie, Research Director

CLTC is excited to welcome Dr. Andrew Reddie as Interim Research Director. Reddie is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at UC Berkeley and Senior Engineer at Sandia National Laboratories. We interviewed Andrew to learn about his current research and his projects at CLTC.

July 1, 2021

CLTC Welcomes Summer 2021 Research Cohort

The Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity is thrilled to welcome a new cohort of researchers for Summer 2021. This multi-disciplinary group of researchers brings additional capacity to CLTC’s original and future-focused cybersecurity research, advancing our mission to help decision-makers act on foresight and expand who gets to participate in — and…

February 25, 2019

CLTC and Citizen Clinic Present Webinar on “Cybersecurity in Low-Risk Organizations”

On February 19, Sean Brooks, CLTC Research Fellow and Director of the Citizen Clinic, presented a webinar entitled “Cybersecurity in Low-Risk Organizations: Understanding Your Risk and Making Practical Improvements.” A total of 140 people participated in the session, which was presented in collaboration with TechSoup. In the webinar, Brooks introduced basic…

July 24, 2018

CLTC Releases New Report on Supporting Politically Vulnerable Organizations’ Cybersecurity

A new report published by the Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) details how media outlets, human rights groups, NGOs, and other politically vulnerable organizations face significant cybersecurity threats—often at the hands of powerful governments— but have limited resources to protect themselves. The paper, “Defending Politically Vulnerable Organizations Online,” by CLTC Research Fellow Sean Brooks, provides an overview of cybersecurity threats to civil society organizations targeted for political purposes, and explores the ecosystem of resources available to help these organizations improve their cybersecurity.

January 16, 2018

CLTC Welcomes Jessica Cussins, Research Fellow, and Rachel Wesen, Events Specialist

CLTC is pleased to welcome two new members of our team: Jessica Cussins, Research Fellow, and Rachel Wesen, Events Specialist. Welcome! Jessica Cussins, Research Fellow Jessica Cussins has worked on the social, ethical, and policy implications of emerging technologies including artificial intelligence and biotechnology for the last six years. She…

January 11, 2018

Now Hiring: Researchers Wanted for New Initiatives at the UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity

The UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) is hiring a team of researchers—including current doctoral students, postdoctoral scholars, visiting scholars, and staff researchers—to contribute to new research initiatives focused on four primary areas: the security implications of artificial intelligence and machine learning; the human capital and talent pipeline for…

January 2, 2018

Q&A with Jonathan Reiber, Author of “Asian Cybersecurity Futures”

The UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity recently released a new study, Asian Cybersecurity Futures: Opportunity and Risk in the Rising Digital World, which uses scenarios to explore diverse political, economic, and technological factors that will shape Asia’s future as the region becomes more connected to the internet. Authored by…

May 26, 2017

CLTC Welcomes Sean Brooks as Research Fellow

Who in the U.S. Government should be in charge of what dimensions of cybersecurity—and how should responsibilities be split? What kinds of domestic or international regimes or institutions could be created to manage the security issues arising around the Internet of Things? What institutions or incentive structures could improve information…