Gene Spafford reminds us that the deadline for nominations for the Computer Security Hall of Fame is only two days away (July 20). Consider speaking up for a luminary who has inspired your work or smoothed the path.
While looking forward to the Hall of Fame winners for 2016, we note with sadness the passing of a pioneer of computer security, Stephen T. Walker, first winner of the National Computer System Security Award.
Richard Austin, our constant security reader, brings us a review of book on email phishing. This is a remarkably effective, almost timeless, way of delivering malware or stealing credentials. Vigilance is the price of email freedom.Nietzsche's computer: What doesn't crash me makes me stronger,