Is it Time for a New Cyber Threat Metaphor?

CTO Bob Gourley wrote an article at CTOVision.com about a talk Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta gave at the Symantec conference in DC yesterday. As [Sec. Panetta] has done before, he chose to invoke a metaphor in his depiction of the threat. He warned of the potential of potentially devastating cyber attacks… attacks that could take down our nation’s …

A Look Ahead with SC Magazine

SC Magazine caught up with Winn (and other security experts) at Reboot 2012 to discuss what the year ahead will hold. Winn forecasts the most significant industry shifts and provides raw insight, as always. Click the link the below to read through the article on SCMagazine.com. Read the Article Here

Winn’s Predictions & More

Winn has been successfully predicting major events in cyber security since the 1980s, and so far, all of his predictions have been spot on. Recently updated in July 2012, check out Winn’s latest timeline for a glimpse into the future of InfoWar and Cyber Terrorism. Last Updated July 2012 “Electronic Pearl Harbor” – Winn Schwartau …

Ringing Alarms About Smartphone Vulnerabilities

When there are as many as 20 billion mobile devices in the world, what do we do about the bad guys? Winn has some ideas, which he shared at the Air Force Association’s CyberFutures symposium. There are more than 500,000 software applications available from name brand “app stores” but most are not properly vetted, he said, noting that more than …