Professor David Thaw Testifies Before Congress

Professor David Thaw Testifies Before Congress
August 30, 2013
Hartford, CT

It’s one of the most unpleasant, yet relatively common, experiences of the downside of the digital age: the notice from a company, employer, or public agency letting you know your most personal and valuable information – Social Security number, credit card information, online passwords – may have been compromised by a security breach.

In this article, published recently on UConn Today, writer Tom Breen talks with Visiting Assistant Professor David Thaw, a cybersecurity expert, on his recent testimony to Congress urging them to consider a national notification law and comprehensive information security requirements.

(Photo: Peter Morenus, UConn)