Stories by Paul Roberts

The state of open source security

If there's a poster child for the challenges facing open source security, it may be Werner Koch, the German developer who wrote and for the last 18 years has toiled to maintain Gnu Privacy Guard (GnuPG), a pillar of the open source software ecosystem.

Written by Paul Roberts26 March 15 21:09

DOD seized 60TB in search for Iraq battle plan leak

The U.S. Department of Defense (DOD) seized hundreds of computers and around 60T bytes of data as part of an investigation into how details of the U.S. invasion plan for Operation Iraqi Freedom were leaked to The New York Times, a DOD official said.

Written by Paul Roberts31 Jan. 05 07:39

Bush Aide: R&D Low Priority for Security

After successfully creating a new domestic security framework since the attacks of September 11, 2001, the US federal government must tackle the bigger job of building on that framework and putting new security systems and procedures into place, according to a senior White House advisor on science and technology policy.

Written by Paul Roberts07 May 03 12:38