On tbe Front Line of the Cyberwar

Interesting article on NPR about whether businesses should foot the bill for a Cyber War. The Lieberman-Collins bill before congress would help pay to secure the nation’s critical infrastructure like the power grid, water treatment plants, and the financial system.  Does the government have a duty to protect the rest of the country? I think… Read More

McCain Disses the Department of Homeland Security, Dashes Hopes for Security Bill in 2012

Senator John McCain last week dissed the Department of Homeland Security, stating that the NSA is better suited to preventing cyberattacks. Wait, what? The NSA has tremendous cyber capabilities, don’t get me wrong. But wasn’t DHS formed to prevent the kinds of bureaucratic nightmares of sharing information between agencies. The DHS has a National Cybersecurity… Read More