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Zero Trust; a different approach towards network security

Zero Trust; a different approach towards network security We live in an age of tremendous digital presence and fast growing online platforms. More than half of the world’s population has access to the internet [1], with average uses per household...

/ 19 november 2020

The Continuous Disruptive Effect of Blockchain Technology on Industries

The Continuous Disruptive Effect of Blockchain Technology on Industries At the end of 2017 everyone was talking about Blockchain Technology. According to many it was going to be the next big revolution, and everyone was investing in it. This was...

/ 15 oktober 2020

Dynamic Pricing of Cyber Insurance Policies

Dynamic Pricing of Cyber Insurance Policies: a method to deal with the moral hazard and increase cyber resilience Recently, news concerning cyber attacks causing major issues has increased tremendously. In December Maastricht University’s network was encrypted by hackers using ransomware...

/ 23 juli 2020

IT-Audit trends of 2020: a WVDB analysis

In this article, Cees-Jan and Fabienne, two employees of WVDB, will discuss how new technological developments are leading the field of IT-auditing to be a rapidly changing environment. How do (IT-) auditing, analytics, robotization, privacy and DevOps come together and...

Does Artificial Intelligence improve humanity?

Thinking is a complex procedure which is important in the current decision-making world. Intelligent systems are helping humans with this thinking process to better achieve specific goals (Binnig, Baatz, Klenk & Schmidt, 2002). The help of these systems is called...

/ 4 november 2019

The Universal Basic Income: a Working System in an Increasing Automated World?

Introduction The world is changing rapidly: tremendous technological advances and innovations have emerged in recent years. History has shown different technological eras, for example the Renaissance in the 14th century through the 16th century and the Industrial Revolution from approximately...

/ 11 september 2019