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Allegations that Saudi agencies may have hacked Jeff Bezos phone - expert comment

Professor Mark Skilton of Warwick Business School comments on the issues raised by reports that Amazon head Jeff Bezos may have had his phone hacked by a fake video message.


Twitter ‘insider attack’ highlights need to protect users’ private information - comment from Professor Mark Skilton

As two former Twitter employees face allegations of spying for Saudi Arabia, Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School argues that the greater use of social media platforms by governments for political purposes highlights the need for stronger legislation to protect users’ private information.

Thu 07 Nov 2019, 10:07 | Tags: WBS, Research, Social Media, Warwick Business School

Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School comments on live streaming from German synagogue attack

Following reports that the tragic shooting that took place at a synagogue in Halle, Germany was live streamed online, Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School has commented on managing the challenge of balancing privacy and security concerns with the online providers that provide these services.

Thu 10 Oct 2019, 12:45 | Tags: Social Media, Warwick Business School

Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School comments on plans for Facebook message encryption

Facebook has faced pressure from governments to change its plans to encrypt private messages, which potentially hinder security efforts. Professor Mark Skilton from Warwick Business School argues that politicians are now starting to getting to grips with the challenges that data privacy poses.

Fri 04 Oct 2019, 10:28 | Tags: WBS, technology, Warwick Business School

Professor Nigel Driffield comments on suspension of Parliament and impact of no deal on businesses

With Parliament suspended, Professor Nigel Driffield from Warwick Business School comments on what a potential 'no deal' scenario means for businesses.

Thu 29 Aug 2019, 11:22 | Tags: WBS, Brexit, Research, Warwick Business School

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