Dave Aitel
Dave Aitel is CEO of Immunity Inc., an offensive security firm serving Fortune/Global 500s and government agencies around the world. A former ‘computer scientist’ for the National Security Agency, Dave is a prominent cybersecurity expert who specializes in ‘ethical hacking.’ Dave’s company is a contractor on DARPA’s Fast Track cyber weapons program. www.immunityinc.com

Entries by Dave Aitel

Why Hasn't HealthCare.gov Already Been Hacked?

(1) Comments | Posted October 29, 2013 | 5:53 PM

With all the glaring software problems of the Affordable Care Act website, why hasn't anyone hacked it yet?

At a time when hackers like the Syrian Electronic Army, al Qassam hacking group, Anonymous and the various Iranian related hacker groups have all proven successful at targeting the websites of...

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The Cybersecurity Act of 2012: Are We Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?

(7) Comments | Posted August 3, 2012 | 9:38 AM

Remember the FOX game show from a few years ago, "Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader?" Well, the Senate has its own version of this going on right now with the Cybersecurity Act of 2012 (S. 3414). On August 2nd, the bill failed to win a crucial...

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Why RIM Made the Right Call on China

(5) Comments | Posted July 13, 2012 | 4:36 PM

At this week's annual shareholders meeting in Waterloo, Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins announced a tough decision: in spite of the company's serious financial woes, he decided that the idea of moving manufacturing operations to China was simply out of the question. The reason: he was not...

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