Silver Bullet Interviews Former White House Cyber Security Czar
DULLES, Va., and LOS ALAMITOS, Ca., June 1, 2010—Cigital, Inc., a leading software security consulting firm, together with IEEE Security & Privacy magazine, announced the release of the 50th episode of The Silver Bullet Security Podcast with Gary McGraw, featuring Richard Clarke, an internationally recognized expert on national security, counterterrorism, and cyber security. During the podcast, Cigital’s CTO, Gary McGraw, Ph.D., interviewed Clarke on cyber war threats, their importance, possible consequences, and steps to take to prevent cyber war.
Throughout the podcast, Clarke details US susceptibility to a cyber war attack, taking examples from his book Cyber War. McGraw and Clarke discuss why we should change the emerging cyber command from offense to defense, especially since the US depends more on cyber infrastructure than its potential enemies—including North Korea and Iran.
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