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Did NSA plant spyware in computers around world?

...Foreign customers could become more leery of U.S. tech products if they're suspected of being used for spying. And other hackers may be able to exploit the same vulnerabilities, said cybersecurity expert and author Bruce Schneier.
Minimize the bleeding

...e-commerce sites, social media and email."On a scale of one to 10, this is an 11," cryptography expert Bruce Schneier blogged at Schneier on Security.Basically, if you can see the familiar padlock image in the site's address bar...
Good question

...They say you can also disconnect the cable or digital-subscriber line modem that connects you to the Internet. Bruce Schneier, chief technical officer of Counterpane Internet Security Inc. said there is another important step you can take...
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Should a license be required to go online?

...complicated. "It could be a four-year college degree, a one-month course. It might be a good idea," said Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer for Counterpane Internet Security Inc. Or it might be a bad idea. "The downside is everybody...
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Questions raised about scanners for screening airport workers

...photographs of terrorists. "Terrorists don't pose for really good pictures," said security technology expert Bruce Schneier. Thus far, none of Imaging Automation's clients uses the biometric features. Imaging Automation's document...
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Microsoft will provide free antispyware software

...battle, but (security companies) have been expecting this to come for a while and they're prepared for it," said Bruce Schneier, founder and chief technology officer of Counterpane Internet Security Inc. Vincent Gulloto, vice president of...
Computer security experts lament laggardly pace of patches

...discourage larger corporations from allowing automated updates. Rather, they say, companies should test patches first. Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer with Counterpane Internet Security Inc., said home users are less likely to have problems...
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Industry lobbying removes parts of cybersecurity plan

...dollars and industry contributions to pay for Internet security enhancements, the latest draft shows. Security expert Bruce Schneier said the White House won't be able to convince companies that expensive security enhancements are worth it when...
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Microsoft discloses ambitious new security effort

...chance for success. "If this works, it will be the first time in the history of computing that it works," said Bruce Schneier, a cryptography expert and author of "Secrets & Lies, Digital Security in a Networked World." "Lots and lots...
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Microsoft announces shift toward security and privacy

...Other experts expressed skepticism, even as they praised the Gates' message. "That sounds really good," said Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer at Counterpane Internet Security Inc. "If Microsoft follows through, it will be an enormous...
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