How To Be a Rogue Superpower in the 21st Century (Part 2/2)

August 12, 2013

Has Snowden inadvertently unmasked the world's real rogue power? This is the last of a two part series. Read part one here. In this light, no incident has been more revealing than the downing of the plane of Bolivian President Evo Morales, the democratically elected head of a...

How To Be a Rogue Superpower in the 21st Century (Part 1/2)

August 09, 2013

Has Snowden inadvertently unmasked the world's real rogue power? This is the first of a two part series. It’s hard even to know how to take it in. I mean, what’s really happening? An employee of a private contractor working for the National Security Agency makes off with...

Blurred Lines: When is National Security No Longer an Excuse?

August 09, 2013

Snowden's controversial disclosures reignite the debate over national security vs civil liberties. Background In early June, Edward Snowden, a US intelligence employee, disclosed highly classified documents to the Guardian and the Washington Post, revealing that the United States and United...

Protecting Singapore Businesses from Cyber-Espionage

Cyber-espionage is a real and growing threat to businesses and economies in Singapore. Some counter-measures can be taken by the private sector. But the government plays an important role in protecting its businesses from cyber-exploitation. By Senol Yilmaz Over the few decades, Singapore’s...