Category: Security

No Accountability, No Peace (of Mind)?

Thanks to the ever vigilant Richard Bejtlich for pointing out Jeremiah Grossman’s slides on the idea of INFOSEC security guarantees. Reading them reminded me of a saying, the exact wording of which I forget now, but it is something along…

The Lessons of PFC Manning

The tragedy here is not that we were undone by a shit-bird GI who didn’t have his head screwed on straight, it’s that we will ignore what he is teaching us.

Clearance Woe

I got a short boost of joy reading about (yet another) move by the government to reduce the waiting time for security clearances. The demand for clearances has gone well past the roof but the approach to granting them is…