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Volume 20, Issue 4 (July/August 2022) Table of Contents

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July/August 2022 acmqueue


Features


Mapping the Privacy Landscape for Central Bank Digital Currencies
As central banks all over the world move to digitize cash, the issue of privacy needs to move to the forefront. The path taken may depend on the needs of each stakeholder group: privacy-conscious users, data holders, and law enforcement.
- Raphael Auer, Rainer Böhme, Jeremy Clark, and Didem Demirag

The Rise of Fully Homomorphic Encryption
Current data security models are struggling to do the job they need to do. The availability of commercial FHE could soon cause a sea change in how confidential information is protected, processed, and shared.
- Mache Creeger

From Zero to One Hundred
Is zero trust architecture a new cybersecurity standard, or just cybersecurity done right—what we should have been doing all along? Either way, it's necessary amid a changing network landscape and rising security threats.
- Matthew Bush, Atefeh Mashatan


Departments


CASE STUDY
The Arrival of Zero Trust: What Does it Mean?
As organizations spread out via cloud computing and more employees working from home—and with the rise of corporate security breaches—there's no such thing as a secure perimeter anymore. Zero trust is the way to go.
A discussion with Michael Loftus, Andrew Vezina, Rick Doten, and Atefeh Mashatan

RESEARCH FOR PRACTICE Crash Consistency
This second reboot edition of RfP examines three papers that address different ways to achieve crash consistency—an important quality in storage systems indicating that their data can survive system crashes.
- Peter Alvaro, Ram Alagappan


Columns


KODE VICIOUS
The Four Horsemen of an Ailing Software Project
A software project struggling with paranoia among team members, restructuring of the team, and increasing bug counts can mean only one thing: impending doom.
- George Neville-Neil

THE BIKESHED
Software Industry Begins Facing its Liability Problem
The newly formed Cyber Safety Review Board released its first report in July on the Log4j security issue. Read it as a warning to future development of free and open-source software.
- Poul-Henning Kamp

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