If you look at every peer country to the U.S. there is either a robust digital identity program in place or a national initiative to get one under way. The UK, EU, Australia, and Canada all have distinct types of programs underway.

The U.S. does not need to take the same approach as these countries, but we do need to prioritize digital identity and create a distinctly American approach to addressing deficiencies in digital identity infrastructure that aligns with our values.

We go in-depth on this topic in the latest Insight & Analysis for The Wahba Institute for Strategic Competition. The full article can be found here.

Alex Botting & Jeremy Grant

Read Next

Episode 9: Australian Cyber Policy with Ambassador Brendan Dowling

In the latest episode, Alex and Jen are joined by the Australian Ambassador for Cyber Affairs and Critical Technology, Brendan Dowling on the country's numerous recent cyber policy developments.

Progress Made, Challenges Remain: Bringing Privacy into Enterprise Risk Management

While progress needs to be made when it comes to federal privacy programs, advancements have occurred, and the addition of new tools will further help agencies protect data.

Outcomes from the 2023 Counter Ransomware Initiative

The White House's Counter Ransomware Initiative convened 48 countries, the European Union, and Interpol to discuss combating ransomware.