Category: Security

Cyber Village People

There is no shortage of people with CNO skills; there is simply a shortage of people who are either clear-able or willing to be cleared.

We Are Our Own Worst Enemy

My latest op-ed in SC Magazine: It is tough being in cybersecurity. Defense is a cost center, and it’s hard to find meaningful metrics to demonstrate success. Interest in security is also cyclical: Major breaches stir action, but as time…

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…