CISO to CISO: The Next Encryption Frontier – Business Enabler

I’ve been around long enough to remember encryption products from the earliest commercial offerings. The first systems helped us secure our communications, and as communications systems and protocols evolved, so did the encryption      products. The second set of commercial offerings helped us encrypt information in storage. Some solutions encrypted the media while others encrypted at […]

Cryptography Enabled Data Science: Meeting the Demands of Data Driven Enterprises

How can cryptography and data science work together for business value? Duality’s VP of Data Science, Dr. Marcelo Blatt, and VP of Strategy, Ronen Cohen discuss how encryption can protect data-in-use. They present the real-world use cases for such technologies and describe the mathematics supporting privacy enhancing technologies (PETs). Ronen Cohen discusses Duality’s role in […]

Alon Kaufman: The Duality Story

Dr. Alon Kaufman, CEO and Co-founder of Duality Technologies, describes his path to PETs and the Duality story.  What led you to founding Duality? [Alon Kaufman] I am a data scientist and have been in the industry since completing my PhD over 20 years ago. Throughout my career the number one challenge that repeatedly came […]

Data and Trust: Interview with Rina Shainski and Shafi Goldwasser

Two Duality Technologies co-founders, Rina Shainski and Shafi Goldwasser, recently met to discuss cryptography. A two-time Gödel Prize and Turing Award winner, Goldwasser tells of her early interest and beginnings in the field. They then examine why the field has become so important in recent years and how Duality facilitates privacy in an increasingly data […]

Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning (PPML)

Privacy Preserving Machine Learning (PPML) is a technique to prevent data leakage in machine learning algorithms. PPML employs many privacy-enhancing strategies to allow multiple input sources to collaboratively train ML models without exposing private or sensitive data. Artificial intelligence (AI) dominates the digital transformation in business today. 86% of CEOs reported that AI was considered […]

Data Privacy: A Runbook for Engineers

The following is an interview with Nishant Bhajaria, privacy author and Director of Data Privacy Engineering at Uber. Answers have been edited slightly for clarity.  Kurt Rohloff, CTO of Duality: Would you just maybe say a few words about yourself, your background and what you’re trying to achieve in your book, Data Privacy: A Runbook […]

Zero Trust Data Collaboration

Zero trust data collaboration

Data is the foundation of the information revolution and the knowledge-based economy. The right data, in the right hands, at the right time, has become a highly valued commodity across industries. Data is at the root of uncovering new business opportunities and defining new and more innovative products., The tech giants of today  have built […]

Can Standardization Help Tackle Trade Finance Fraud?

How Lenders Can Leverage Technology to Mitigate Duplicate Trade Fraud Prevent Trade Finance Fraud Through Standardization Practices Trade finance fraud is not new and has been surfacing in headlines more and more in recent years.  Some of this may be related to the post-Covid demand on the supply chain. However, others believe that it has […]

Duality Technologies Named to the 2022 CB Insights AI 100 List of Most Innovative Artificial Intelligence Startups

Duality Technologies Recognized for Achievements in Privacy-Preserving Machine Learning NEW YORK, May 17, 2022 — CB Insights today named Duality Technologies to its annual AI 100 ranking, showcasing the 100 most promising private artificial intelligence companies in the world. “This is the sixth year that CB Insights has recognized the most promising private artificial intelligence […]

314(b) Information Sharing: A Privacy-First Approach

USA PATRIOT Act Section 314(b) permits financial institutions, upon providing notice to the United States Department of the Treasury, to share information with one another in order to identify and report to the federal government activities that may involve money laundering or terrorist activity, including predicate offenses. I recently had the opportunity to participate in […]

Extracting Value from Data: Capitalizing on Insights

During the last webinar, “Extracting Value from Your Data: Capitalizing on Insights, Not Privacy,” CBO Michael Hughes and VP Strategy Ronen Cohen dove into the practical applications and factors organizations must consider when leveraging their data from multiple sources. Here are a few key takeaways: Enterprises are undergoing a fundamental paradigm shift on how data […]

What is Homomorphic Encryption?

Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) enable data scientists to perform computations on encrypted data sets in a privacy-preserving manner. There are several PETs, each of which has a different role in data protection and analysis. In this blog, I will provide a brief explanation of one of them, homomorphic encryption (HE), from the cryptographer’s perspective – […]

Duality Empowers NTT DATA to Revolutionize Privacy Enhanced Secure Data Collaboration

NTT Experiments Optimizes Customer and Partner Experience via Privacy Preserving Initiatives That Enable Groundbreaking Insights Across Multisource Data Hoboken, New Jersey (April 26, 2022) – Duality Technologies, the leader in privacy enhanced  data collaboration, and NTT DATA, a global digital business and IT services leader, today announced that they have worked together to evaluate the […]

Duality Grows Executive Team and Scales Up Go-to-Market Strategy

New CBO, VP Engineering, VP Marketing, and VP Human Resources Bring Decades of Experience to Data Collaboration Pioneer Newark, New Jersey – (April 25, 2022)  Duality Technologies, the leader in privacy preserving data collaboration, today announced the expansion of its executive team, with new appointments of Michael Hughes as Chief Business Officer, Haniel Ilouz as […]

The History of Sanctions, Part 1

Sanctions have been a top news item for the last few months. In this blog, let’s examine what sanctions are, the history of sanctions, and how technological advancements can enable institutions to improve sanction discovery and actioning, simplify data collaboration, and expedite their ability to respond to sanction mandates. However, before we dive into how […]

Revolutionizing the Data Sharing Landscape with Alon Kaufman and Michael Hughes

Secure data sharing is changing the way we derive value from data. This past week I had the opportunity to speak with our CEO and Co-founder, Dr. Alon Kaufman, and CBO, Michael Hughes, after they delivered their first joint webinar: Revolutionizing the Data Sharing Landscape – Data Sharing in the Privacy Age. As the Duality […]

Data Sharing, PETs, and the Trans-Atlantic Data Transfer Pact

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Data is extremely valuable in our modern economy, and there is tremendous value in data sharing, both locally and globally. Sharing medical data allows for the development of more effective cancer treatments by letting researchers share information to look for telltale patterns in large data that may be hard to see in small datasets. Sharing […]

Lessons from Streaming TV about Financial Fraud in the Age of Privacy

What Financial Institutions Can Learn From Streaming TV Series This WFH culture has not only exponentially grown our digital footprint – it has also shaped our ability to consume more digital content. Streaming TV services grew in leaps and bounds; just look at the numbers that Netflix reported: from 2019 to 2021 they acquired 222 […]

6 (PET) Privacy Enhancing Technologies You Need to Know About

As data continues to grow exponentially, so does its potential to derive value. Ensuring that the data sets remain private compounds our ability to learn and gain insights from the wealth of data at our disposal.  Privacy Enhancing Technologies (PETs) enable data scientists to derive powerful insights from large, valuable data sets without deleting or […]