Categories: "Endorsement"

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  2019-07-28

Book review: "Data and Goliath"

  21:40, by Hagai Bar-El   , 413 words
Categories: Sources
After sitting in my reading list for years, I finally got to read "Data and Goliath" by Bruce Schneier. Overall, this book is as well written as all of Schneier's books, and is just as scientifically accurate (to the best that I could tell). However,… more »

  2015-10-06

GSA Executive Forum

  16:18, by Hagai Bar-El   , 44 words
Categories: Personal News, Sources
I will be speaking at the GSA Israel Executive Forum on October 14,2015. The keynote I will deliver is titled: "Security: the Key Challenge to IoT Adoption". more »

  2015-05-24

Book review: "Creativity, Inc." by Ed Catmull

  23:50, by Hagai Bar-El   , 190 words
Categories: Sources
This is an untypical management book. Aside of the fact that it is very well written, it is full of insights that you can actually relate to and use. It makes sense, and unlike other management books that "make sense" because they preach obvious trivialities, this one brings up points that are truly insightful. more »

  2015-02-16

Book review: "Why Privacy Matters" by Glenn Greenwald

  07:50, by Hagai Bar-El   , 324 words
Categories: Security Policies, Sources
TED published an excellent talk: Why Privacy Matters, by Glenn Greenwald. Seldom do I call an online lecture "a must for all audience", but the TED lecture by Glenn Greenwald is worth such an enforcement. Glenn Greenwald is one of the key reporters who… more »

  2014-09-06

Book review: "No place to hide" by Glenn Greenwald

  21:14, by Hagai Bar-El   , 411 words
Categories: Sources
I just finished reading the book "No Place to Hide", by the journalist Glenn Greenwald. The book talks about the revelations from Edward Snowden on the actions taken by the NSA, as well as about their implications. more »

  2014-07-24

TrueCrypt alternatives?

  22:23, by Hagai Bar-El   , 660 words
Categories: IT Security, Products
It has been a while since the announcement on the demise of TrueCrypt, and a solution for all those people that grew used to relying on it, in the shape of a complete replacement is not yet evident. more »

  2014-05-30

The status of TrueCrypt

  07:40, by Hagai Bar-El   , 564 words
Categories: IT Security, Products
I wish I had known where TrueCrypt stands now, but I don't. I follow TrueCrypt and regularly endorse it  ever since I discovered it and wrote this post nine years ago. TrueCrypt was, and may still be, the most sensible and presumably-secure volume and… more »

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