Encyclopedia > Bruce Schneier

  Article Content

Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier, an American cryptographer and computer security expert, is the author of several books on computer security, and founder and CTO of Counterpane Internet Security[?], a computer security company.

He is the (co-)designer of the Blowfish and Twofish block ciphers, and the Yarrow pseudorandom number generator.

He writes a monthly newsletter on computer and other security issues, Crypto-Gram.

Schneier is frequently quoted in the press on computer and other security issues, pointing out the flaws in techniques ranging from biometrics[?] to the post-September 11 airline security measures.

Publications:

External links



All Wikipedia text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

 
  Search Encyclopedia

Search over one million articles, find something about almost anything!
 
 
  
  Featured Article
Holtsville, New York

... area of 18.0 km² (7.0 mi²). 18.0 km² (7.0 mi²) of it is land and none of the area is covered with water. Demographics As of the census of 2000, ...

 
 
 
This page was created in 37.2 ms