What got me out of bed today?

Recently I read yet another report (http://www.komotv.com/stories/42263.htm) of stolen laptops resulting in a bigger loss then the monetary cost of the hardware.  When we interact with different companies and provide personal information, such as credit cards, bank accounts, social security numbers, or even our mothers’ maiden names, we are entrusting the company to handle that…

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Back-door nonsense

Two weeks ago BBC News published an article speculating about a possible “back door” in BitLocker (http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/4713018.stm). The suggestion is that we are working with governments to create a back door so that they can always access BitLocker-encrypted data.   Over my dead body.   Well, maybe not literally—I’m not ready to be a martyr…

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Welcome to the System Integrity Team blog.

I finally managed to organize a team blog so that we can put out some technical information without going through the marketing machine.   You might not have heard about the System Integrity group. We used to be called NGSCB, which was always a temporary name but it took more than 2 years before we…

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