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Cyber Security FUD – Fear and the Growth of the InfoSec Industry

How many times have you read marketing propaganda for information security products that includes slogans that sound like the following? “Find out what’s lurking inside your system.”[1] “With network security, if you’re ...
This Day in History: Bombing of American Embassy in Nairobi

This Day in History: Bombing of American Embassy in Nairobi

| | history, security
Twenty years after the American Embassy in Nairobi was bombed, a Memorial Park now sits at the junctions of Avenues named after Moi (2nd President of Kenya) and Haile Selassie (Emperor of ...

Michael “Real-Life Rambo” Sheehan Dies at 63

| | history, security
The Washington Post suggests in an obituary that the NY Daily News considered Michael A. Sheehan the “real-life Rambo” Sheehan, who began his career as an Army Ranger, first took part in ...

Hiding Grant’s Tomb in Plain Sight

| | history, security
John Oliver has a humorous albeit sad explanation of the pro-slavery Americans who even to this day want to continue their “traditions” While I believe the Southern Poverty Law Center (SDLC) has ...
Meat is Murder on the Environment

Meat is Murder on the Environment

After decades of seeing activists lay out the obvious economics of meat, and reading research by economists confirming the obvious, it looks as if the market finally is shifting. Eating meat is ...
Cars Are Just Primitive Exoskeletons

Cars Are Just Primitive Exoskeletons

The “carriage” form-factor is ancient. Today we should know that a big box concept to augment a single person’s travel is obviously primitive thinking, and simply doesn’t scale well to meet the ...
This Day in History: Gettysburg Shoes

This Day in History: Gettysburg Shoes

| | history, security
July 1st marks the beginning of a Civil War battle that many historians say is one of the most pivotal. And, as many historians also like to note, desperation for shoes drew ...
Book Review: The Mission, the Men and Me

Book Review: The Mission, the Men and Me

| | history, security
Pete Blaber’s book “The Mission, the Men, and Me” gets a lot of rave reviews about business practices and management tips. It’s hard not to agree with some of his principles, such ...
The Psychology of Talking Paper

The Psychology of Talking Paper

Sometime in the late 1980s I managed to push a fake “bomb” screen to Macintosh users in networked computer labs. It looked something like this: There wasn’t anything wrong with the system ...
To Cyber or Not the Cyber, That is the RSAC Talk Analysis

To Cyber or Not the Cyber, That is the RSAC Talk Analysis

| | history, security
I don’t know where you are, but the data analysis of the RSA Conference by the prestigious Cyentia Institute is amazing. They wrote algorithms to tell us what the “most important” talks ...
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