They should eschew the fire-and-forget approach which gave us the Electoral Commission.
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Soutiam Goodarzi: The Conservative Party must up its game online – where its attacks on Labour aren’t working
Stop playing the Left’s game of taking offence and accusing people of -isms and -phobias. Instead, show some character and discuss real issues.
Using our extensive links with schools, charities and parents, we have designed an array of internet safety measures.
More than one in four councils was subject to a serious security breach in the last five years. Given the sensitive nature of the information held, security needs to be improved.
The online retail revolution has brought more convenience and lower prices to millions. Fighting it is an unworthy mission for a pro-consumer party.
If social networks are common spaces, they must be open to both left and right. Conservatives must take the lead to ensure oversight is fair.
We can’t depend on the Government or internet providers to empower young people to use the internet safely.
What needs to be customised about email? Or file storage? Or even how council tax IT systems work? We can save money, improve security, and provide a better service.
“We need to disrupt plots in their early stages. Many such plots will include some element of online radicalisation.”
The risks might seem a bit science-fiction now, but they’re real and could create strong headwinds of public scepticism against this new technology.
Just as with electrical and product safety certifications, there needs to be a standard which is enforced for the software elements of all such products before they can be sold.
We need to safeguard local residents and and traditional businesses.
Bland, uniform national messaging failed just as hard online as it did on the ground. The Party is playing catch-up, and must get it right.
This problem may have started abroad, but it is now here, in our own society. It must be dealt with.
“You can’t have a situation where warranted information is needed, perhaps to stop an attack like the one last week, and it can’t be accessed.”