Taking an inward vulnerability focus is the only way to secure a system by design. This ensures the most critical security consequences of system failure are covered, regardless of what happens outside the system boundary.
Technocratic governance is a form of governing whereby subject matter experts are put in charge of policy and decision-making (i.e. engineers in charge of government). This is not necessarily a bad thing, however it does present some issues – particularly for smart cities. As cities become smarter they will inherently become more reliant on technology. Depending … Continue reading The Rise of Urban Technocracy