All media mentions

Thu, Jun 25, 2020

Sherman quoted in Newsweek on U.S.-China cyber conflict

In the News

China Cybersecurity

Thu, Jun 11, 2020

Sherman quoted in Marketplace on Zoom and censorship

In the News

Cybersecurity Technology & Innovation

Tue, May 26, 2020

Sherman in Defense News: War rhetoric surrounds COVID surveillance

In the News

Cybersecurity National Security

Thu, May 14, 2020

Sherman in Lawfare: What’s in a New Bill to ‘Warn’ Americans Downloading Foreign Apps?

In the News

Cybersecurity Internet

Thu, May 7, 2020

Sherman quoted in Defense One on Putin’s response to coronavirus

In the News by Atlantic Council

Europe & Eurasia Russia

Tue, May 5, 2020

Handler in the Austin American-Statesman: Militarize the COVID-19 response at our own peril

Not only has the coronavirus pandemic been compared to war, it is being treated as one. The problem: That’s not only inaccurate, it’s also detrimental to the public health, safety, and response. On April 17, Texas Governor Greg Abbott issued an executive order creating the Governor’s Strike Force to Open Texas. The term strike force, most commonly […]

In the News by Atlantic Council


Fri, May 1, 2020

Sherman in WIRED: The Russian Doll of Putin’s Internet Clampdown

In the News by Atlantic Council

Internet Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Apr 15, 2020

Sherman quoted in Slate on Russia censoring false information about the coronavirus

In the News by Atlantic Council

Coronavirus Disinformation

Fri, Apr 10, 2020

Sherman in WIRED: The US Is Waging War on Digital Trade Barriers

AS DIGITAL TRADE barriers rise throughout the world, so do swings at knocking them down. In the past two months, the US Trade Representative released two reports on China and Russia’s World Trade Organization compliance. Just last week, the European Union opened its landmark General Data Protection Regulation to public comments, many of which will surely attack perceived trade barriers. “Barriers to […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Digital Policy Politics & Diplomacy

Wed, Apr 8, 2020

Sherman in Defense One: Putin Takes Another Step in Bid to Control Russia’s Internet

As Vladimir Putin pushes ahead with a plan to create a domestic internet he can control, his government is concentrating more regulatory authority in Roskomnadzor, the internet and media regulator, to make that happen.  A couple of weeks ago, several regulatory authorities were shifted to Roskomnadzor from the agency it is ostensibly part of: the Ministry of Digital […]

In the News by Atlantic Council

Cybersecurity Internet