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New Publication about Illegal Content in E2EE Communications Relating to the PETRAS Sec-QBS Project

Work relating to the PETRAS’ Sec-QBS project team has been published by authors Shubham Jain, Ana-Maria Crețu, and Yves-Alexandre de Montjoye from Imperial College London. The paper, titled “Adversarial Detection Avoidance Attacks: Evaluating the robustness of perceptual hashing-based client-side scanning”, examines the efficiency of client-side scanning in E2EE (End-to-end encryption) communications.

New Project Launched by PETRAS in Newcastle: What on Earth is the Internet?

PETRAS was in Newcastle on the 26th November 2021 launching an exciting new project: “What on Earth is the Internet?”. The workshops took place in the Urban Sciences Building in the Newcastle Helix, Newcastle Upon Tyne.

The Edge of Tomorrow at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021 in Lancaster

On the 27th of November 2021, the Edge of Tomorrow project showcased their work at the ESRC Festival of Social Science 2021 in Lancaster. The project team comprises of Adrian Gradinar (PI), Michael Stead (CoI), Franziska Pilling (RA) and PETRAS Synthesis Fellow, Joe Bourne.

Creative Workshop: What on Earth is the Internet?

How do you define the ‘Internet’? How does it work? What does it look like? Are those who use it every day able to describe it?

PETRAS Securing the Future: Knowledge Exchange and Networking Event

Join leading experts looking to tackle the most pressing cybersecurity challenges of IoT systems and networks.

AI & Journalism Briefing

The PETRAS' briefing 'AI and Journalism' gives an overview of artificial intelligence (AI) in journalism and focuses on how AI technologies can be applied in the news production process. By listing both the benefits and key challenges of such AI applications, the report gives a good understanding of the impact AI-driven systems can have on journalism.