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Behind the Firewall

Our daily interactions with technology expose us to a number of cyberrisks because surveillance is more entrenched into our daily lives.

Photo of Juan Pablo Angulo
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Sketch 1 (1,500 characters)

Every day we use our smart speakers and headphones, we ask questions and schedule appointments. What we don't know is who is listening to us or even recording without our authorization.

Sketch 2 (1,500 characters)

We think chatting or texting is safe because companies tell us that our messages are encrypted, but the reality is different. Behind the supposed "encryption" there is a mega company reading and recording our most private conversations.

What have you learned through this sketching process? (1,000 characters)

We learned a lot in the process because it gives us more clarity to the exposure and permissions that digital companies have on us. And like all that information can be used against us.

Tell us more about you. (1,000 characters)

I am a person passionate about digital marketing, communicator by profession, expert in digital marketing by vocation. Digital marketing little by little, by elephant steps, is taking the world of traditional advertising. The world is constantly changing and evolving and this business goes hand in hand with it. Reaching all people and being able to measure the exercises and impact that I can generate on them is what inspires me the most. Surround yourself with talented, intelligent and creative people, who drive you to be better every day.

Why are you participating in this Challenge? (750 characters)

Creativity, strategy, Explore how to change the perception of the most important topic currently. Teach the dangers of personal data and re-evaluate the trust we place in those companies.


What is your experience with the field of cybersecurity?

  • I have never worked in cybersecurity before but am excited to learn more and get involved.

What best describes you?

  • I’m a professional visual creator affiliated with an organization.

How did you hear about this OpenIDEO Challenge?

  • In the news

Location: City


Location: State / District

Antioquia. Colombia

Location: Country

  • Colombia

1 comment

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Photo of Dima Boulad

Hello Juan Pablo Angulo  Happy to see your contribution to the Cybersecurity challenge. How would you consider pushing this idea further? We've had a large number of very interesting creations, have you had a chance to browse other submissions? There's a very interesting conversation around cybersecurity going on!