22C3 - 2.2

22nd Chaos Communication Congress
Private Investigations

Speakers
Robert Guerra
Schedule
Day 2
Room Saal 3
Start time 18:00
Duration 01:00
Info
ID 473
Event type Lecture
Track Society
Language English
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Privaterra - Report from the field

IT Security and Human Rights organizations - The needs, the challenges & recommendations

An overview of the work being done by Privaterra and other organizations to help identify and mitigate security vulnerabilities faced by Human Rights Organizations.

The presentation will present the work currently being done in the area of security training for human organizations by Privaterra and other organizations. A brief history of the field will be presented. This will be followed by the specific challenges and needs being faced by organizations "at risk", such as social justice NGOS, as well as Human Rights defenders.

Lessons learned from several field projects from Central & South America, Asia & Africa will be presented. Specific emphasis will be given to the recently concluded field mission to Guatemala. Details on and about the recently discovered secret police archive will be presented.

In summary, the presentation will focus on the needs and issues faced to bring security procedures and technologies to human rights defenders and other social justice organizations.