Rating the IoT: How Do We Test Consumer Privacy?

Mar 13, 2017 | 9:30am – 10:30am
Rating the IoT: How Do We Test Consumer Privacy?


Casey Oppenheim


Maria Rerecich

Consumer Reports

Rebecca Mackinnon

New America Foundation

Sarah Zatko

Cyber ITL

How does a consumer testing organization include privacy, security, and data practices in its testing protocols? How are tests designed that generate meaningful and reportable evidence? How can an open, shared testing framework build a distributed community of practice? Consumer Reports and partners from CyberITL, Disconnect.me, and the Ranking Digital Rights project of the Open Technology Institute offer a look inside a new project to establish, apply, and refine the start of a testing standard for consumer software and connected devices.

Primary Access: Platinum Badge, Interactive Badge
Secondary Access: Film Badge, Music Badge, Artist Wristband
Format: Panel
Event Type: Sessions
Level: Intermediate