Silver Bullet Security Podcast
About Gary McGraw
Gary McGraw is Cigital's chief technology officer. McGraw is the author of Exploiting Online Games (Addison-Wesley, 2007), Software Security: Building Security In (Addison-Wesley, 2006), Exploiting Software (Addison-Wesley, 2004), and six other books.
McGraw has a BA in philosophy from the University of Virginia and a dual PhD in computer science and cognitive science from Indiana University. You can contact him at email@example.com.
This series of in-depth interviews with prominent security experts features Gary McGraw as anchor. IEEE Security & Privacy magazine publishes excerpts of the 20-minute conversations in article format each issue.
Gary talks with Matthew Green, Assistant Research Professor at the Johns Hopkins Information Security Institute. They discuss the difference between theoretical cryptography and applied cryptography, the "On the NSA" blog post takedown scare, and the allegedly "backdoored" Dual_EC_DRBG RSA/EMC random number generator.