I spent a fair bit of time today chasing down a disturbing problem.
One of my clients reported they were seeing terrible performance on a cloud-hosted application despite having a speedy Internet connection.
A bit of investigation revealed this to be true.
Continue reading So Where Do You Think the Demand Comes From? →
Discussion continues on the warrantless wiretapping program. I’ve made my opinions clear already.
It’s surprising to me that so little attention has been paid by the press to this question: why is there a problem, given the existing national security wiretap process that allows warrants to be obtained a few days after the fact in emergencies?
Here’s my theory:
Continue reading The Untrusted Middle →
I’d like to offer a simple observation about the telecom immunity provisions being discussed as part the FISA legislation now under consideration.
There ALREADY EXIST mechanisms for ensuring immunity against lawsuits/prosecution in response to a government request.
Continue reading Dear Senator: →