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A Good Book on ITSec?

by Greg Young  |  July 6, 2010  |  Comments Off on A Good Book on ITSec?

Computer security, like video games or golf, makes for a fascinating time, and dulls in the retelling.  We’ve been punished from the start with War Games (yes it was a classic but it was silly) and then onto Firewall

It was a real surprise how much I enjoyed Fatal System Error by Joseph Menn.  Not just enjoyed, but informed. 

I enjoyed speaking with Joseph at the Gartner Security Summit, and being able to say hi again to the primary subject of his book Barrett Lyon.  Kudos to SecureWorks for having them both at their hospitality suite.

My recommended Computer Security Read for 2010.

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Greg Young
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Greg Young is a research vice president in Gartner and the lead analyst for network security. Mr. Young has experience in IT security in product companies, and in both the private and public sectors. He spent his military career in technology security… Read Full Bio




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