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passwords

Who wants to get rid of the passwords?

Ubiquitous in our hyper-connected world, passwords guarantee the security of our personal information online. While they tend to be forgotten on a daily basis, they come back to the forefront with each new mass hack. In the dock, many new technologies, such as biometrics, are now being used to protect personal information.

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private data

Can we imagine a future without Facebook?

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On the occasion of the 9th Day without Facebook, this Thursday 28 February, author Thomas Fauré denounces the technological schizophrenia that keeps Europe happy in front of Facebook, despite the thousand revelations that have been made about it. He claims that at the heart of the Old Continent there are the means to invest in

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cyberwar

How Emmanuel Macron plans to take global leadership in cyberpeace

At the beginning of a week of three meetings in Paris on peace, government technologies and Internet governance, Emmanuel Macron launched the Paris Appeal, a call to support an "open, secure, stable, accessible and peaceful cyberspace". The Paris Appeal is another example of the President's commitment to "open, secure, stable, accessible and peaceful cyberspace.

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internet balkanization

"We must prevent the balkanization of the Internet"

Michael Spence, the Nobel Prize winner in economics, has just signed an op-ed that warns us about what the Internet could become. As the entire global economy is inextricably linked to the Internet and digital technologies, the need for regulation is becoming more pressing every day. However, according to him

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internet

Can we break the internet?

Spectacular incidents, such as the outage resulting from the attack on Dyn on 21 October 2016, sometimes lead some to believe that it is possible to break the Internet, i.e. to interrupt its operation for a more or less long period of time. This breakdown could be the result of a deliberate attack, or it could be an accidental failure. Some articles

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