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Jennifer Daskal

Jennifer Daskal is a professor of law and faculty director of the technology, law and security program at American University.

Digital surveillance can help bring the coronavirus pandemic under control -- but also threatens privacy

The pandemic is confronting Americans with important questions about how much and what kinds of surveillance and tracking to accept in support of better health, as well as a revitalized economy.


Society’s dependence on the internet: 5 cyber issues the coronavirus lays bare

As government, industry and education move online, strong encryption, reliable networks and effective cyber defenses can protect livelihoods and public health.