Prof Bill Buchanan talks about data and trust

Prof Bill Buchanan talks about data and trust

Professor William (Bill) Buchanan OBE FBCS CEng FIET is a Scottish computer scientist and world authority on cybersecurity. He currently leads the Centre for Distributed Computing and Security at Edinburgh Napier University and The Cyber Academy.

We are very fortunate to have Bill on the the Trisent Advisory Board. In this short video he talks about how GDPR will force changes on the internet and in particular in regards to personal data, ownership, trust, citizen rights and anonymity, with cyptography and blockchain technology coming to the forefront of the ‘new’ internet.

Scotland Means Business: Trisent

Scotland Means Business: Trisent

Scotland Means Business: Trisent

Business feature by Emer O’Toole in today’s National newspaper.

THE recent allegations that Cambridge Analytica harvested Facebook users’ information has made people more aware of the power and misuse of data. This is something Gordon Povey has been concerned about for years. His business, Trisent, aims to make data useful to the individual by putting it in one place and encrypting it.

“Disruptive Companies like ours will change the old data model.”

Read the complete news story here.