Tag Archives: White House

‘Don’t Call Us’ Governments, Cyber Security, and Implications for the Financial and Private Sector

Institutions that depend on computer systems must at present assume they have to depend on their own resources for defence against cyber attacks.  As Jason Healey, the former White House Director of Cyber Infrastructure Protection, has admitted, if the United States is engaged in a cyberwar, Americans would be far better served by contacting Microsoft Continue Reading →

Are Western Leaders “Dumber Than Dictators? – The Syrian Chemical Weapons Debacle

Speaking Truth to Stupid?   Russian President Putin is looking more like Captain Pickard while the White House and the West are looking like the gang that couldn’t shoot straight. The Syrian civil war and chemical weapons crisis grinds on, but strengths and weaknesses which are emerging demonstrate how much of the future may be Continue Reading →