In order for privacy, security, and free expression to flourish in the digital age, these human rights values must be built into the infrastructure of the Internet. By engaging technical experts in policy issues and educating policymakers on technical matters, CDT helps bridge these worlds with our deep understanding of both.
Protecting cybersecurity researchers who find and fix software vulnerabilities by promoting certainty, trust, and collaboration.
Preventing broadband providers from becoming Internet gatekeepers while protecting against government overreach.
The technical decisions that govern how the Internet operates must be made in ways that safeguard privacy, security and free expression.
The foundation of e-commerce, free expression and social life online is secure and anonymous communication.