Category: National Security

It’s the President…

Your legacy will not being stopping the APTs or bringing an end to ransomware, it will be to leave the nation a little bit smarter and a little more capable than it was before you got there.

Cyber Stars

/* Warning: Extensive over-use of the word “cyber” ahead. */   The other day my old friend and colleague Bob Gourley Tweeted: Random thought: There are 24 four-star flag officers in the U.S. military. Every 4 star I have ever…

The Wolf is Here

This week we learned that those shepherd boys crying ‘wolf’ all those years weren’t playing us for fools, they were just too early.

Meaningful Ideas

That airline security is largely theater is a given. As has been covered by others, precluding cockpit access by anyone but pilots is the safest and sanest security move post-9/11. The rest of the processes are not ill-intended, just ill-conceived.…