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9 Ways to Restrain the NSA
Mon, Oct 14 2013 19:10
Several members of Congress have stepped up and started working on bills to place limits on NSA powers. I thought I'd propose some points that I think at a minimum any surveillance bill should cover. Read More... Read More...
Dear NSA, I Don’t Think You Meant Yottabytes
Wed, Jun 26 2013 23:56
Several media reports claim that the NSA’s Utah data center may ultimately be able to store data on the scale of yottabytes because, you know, they think they’re totally going to need yottabytes. To put this into perspective, a yottabyte would... Read More...
Dear NSA, It’s Not Just About the Spying
Sat, Jun 22 2013 18:37
This not only applies to the NSA, but to Congress and President Obama: You betrayed our trust. That’s why we are angry. It’s not about spying and it’s not about having anything to hide. The fact is, my life is very boring and it’s... Read More...
Grant Edward Snowden Retroactive Immunity
Wed, Jun 12 2013 13:55
Last week I was struck by the absurdly hypocritical statement by James Clapper, the Director of National Intelligence: “The unauthorized disclosure of information about this important and entirely legal program is reprehensible and risks important... Read More...
Email: The Security Industry’s Single Biggest Failure
Thu, Nov 29 2012 15:07
I still remember so clearly the frustration I felt back in the 90′s when starting in the security industry and trying to sell my services. It was so difficult trying to emphasize just how much at risk potential clients were and then get them to... Read More...
Updated Thoughts on CISPA
Fri, Apr 27 2012 16:55
Since I wrote my last post on CISPA a few weeks ago, a number of things have changed and my own opinion has evolved some as well. I still feel that the EFF’s interpretation was perpetuation a great amount of FUD, but that doesn’t really justify... Read More...
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