The Real-Life Risks of Our Digital World

Posted on AllSides July 12th, 2021
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ANALYSIS

If we didn’t know already, the COVID-19 pandemic has driven home the fact that data is the most important strategic asset of the 21st century. Never has the world depended more on digital data flows as when millions of workers and students switched to remote access and when online retail took the place of shuttered stores. As much as our digital interconnectedness is powering innovation, commerce, and interaction, it is also generating new risks and vulnerabilities. This is because the digital systems on which we all depend—the internet, cloud computing,...

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https://foreignpolicy.com/2021/07/10/digital-risk-mapping-maps-geography-data-networks-telecommunications-satellites-cell-towers-undersea-cables-rare-earths/

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