Infodemic: a Threat to Cyberpeace

The outbreak of COVID-19 has not only caused a global pandemic, but it has also provoked the spread of what seems to be an unstoppable #Infodemic, an epidemicspread of informationonline. Cyberattacks are on the rise, exploiting the social distancing measure that has forced millions of people to stay in theirhomes, working and studying remotely, or surfing online to fill their time away from work. The frustration and anxiety of these times has made people more vulnerable targets. Beyond its obvious impact, dis-/misinformation also offers a critical vector for cyberattacks. For more information, please click here…

June 15th, 09:30-17:45, & June 16th, 2020, 09:00-15:15 @ EPFL’s Swiss Tech Convention Center, Lausanne.