Ira Winkler on How to Fight Pretexting

 
 
By John McCormick  |  Posted 2006-12-08 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Q&A: A former Hewlett-Packard chief security strategist talks about how companies can combat the latest security and privacy threats. (Baselinemag.com)

Ira Winkler, one of the nations leading computer security experts, is president of Internet Security Advisors Group, a security consultancy that specializes in vulnerability assessments and penetration testing services.

 

He also sits on the board of advisers at Securify, a computer monitoring and security company, and is the author of a number of books, including "Spies Among Us", which deals with business in the digital age.

Winkler is also a one-time intelligence and computer systems analyst at the National Security Agency, the former technology director at the International Computer Security Association, and the former chief security strategist at Hewlett-Packard, a post from which he resigned in 2004.

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Check out eWEEK.coms Security Center for the latest security news, reviews and analysis. And for insights on security coverage around the Web, take a look at Ryan Naraines eWEEK Security Watch blog.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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