ReportJun 15, 2022
Missing Key: The challenge of cybersecurity and central bank digital currency
By Giulia Fanti, Kari Kostiainen, William Howlett, Josh Lipsky, Ole Moehr, John Paul Schnapper-Casteras, and Josephine Wolff
New research on the cybersecurity challenges posed by digital currencies and design models that can provide a more secure financial system.
Josephine Wolff is a nonresident fellow with the Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative, an associate professor of cybersecurity policy at the Tufts University Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, and a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. Her research interests include the social and economic costs of cybersecurity incidents, cyber-insurance, internet regulation, and security responsibilities and liability of online intermediaries. Her book “You’ll See This Message When It Is Too Late: The Legal and Economic Aftermath of Cybersecurity Breaches” was published by MIT Press in 2018. Her writing on cybersecurity has appeared in Slate, The Washington Post, The Atlantic, Newsweek, Scientific American, and Wired.