Brian Finch

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War in Cyberspace

As cyber warfare escalates, questions arise over war exclusions in insurance policies.

Unsafe Code at Any Speed?

It's worth asking whether the software industry is more focused on cost and style than safety/security.

The Season of Panic

What the Ebola Czar will do is help the President coordinate messaging and even information flow, but let’s hope it doesn’t interfere with all the work that the government has done in the last 15 years.

There Oughta Be A Law (Well, Maybe)

Careful analysis is needed to determine whether cyber-focused bills will actually help defend the country from digital threats.

Rethinking Cyber Defense

No material impact is being made on the volume of cyberattacks. In fact, recent estimates indicate that 97% plus of companies have suffered some form of serious cyber intrusion, and that it takes on average anywhere between 7 and 8 months to discover that an attack has occurred.