Cyberbrief: Bulletin of Atomic Scientists to Add Cybersecurity to Doomsday Clock
Originally conceived by the scientists who built America’s first atomic bomb, the doomsday clock is a relic of the cold war that tracks how close humanity is to extinction. With this particular clock, midnight equals the destruction of our species.
Ultimately, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists argues that rational thinking and evidence-based research are the only ways to avoid our annihilation. Recently, the Bulletin added cybersecurity and hackable IoT (Internet of Things) devices to the list of possible dangers that could help speed the demise of humans.
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