Stories by Robert McMillan

DHS: Networking security worth the money

When it comes to investing in computer security, the U.S. federal government could get a good return on investment by shoring up its networking protocols, according to the man who's been hired to coordinate computer security between federal agencies.

Robert McMillan | 08 Aug | Read more

Kaminsky: Many ways to attack with DNS

There were 6 a.m. calls from Finnish certificate authorities and also some pretty harsh words from his peers in the security community, even an accidentally leaked Black Hat presentation, but after managing the response to one of the most highly publicized Internet flaws in recent memory, Dan Kaminsky said Wednesday that he'd do it all over again.

Robert McMillan | 07 Aug | Read more