Let’s Encrypt- What you Need to Know About the EFF’s Initiative
If you’ve been reading this blog for even a little while you might think I am obsessed with encryption and authentication (especially passwords). You’d probably be right, even though I am not under the illusion that either is any type of panacea. You’d probably guess that I’d be excited that the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF) […]
A Presidential Executive Order for Cybersecurity: Now What?
The morning before his State of the Union Address, President Obama signed the executive order Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. Good news — the U.S. Government is getting some needed leadership on the subject. Fearfully intoning “digital Pearl Harbor” over and over may be politically useful for congressmen, but accomplishes nothing. This order, on the other […]