Tag Archives: Robert K. Knake

Taking the Fifth …

– “The Fifth Domain” is a recent book by Richard A. Clarke and Robert K. Knake. It is about cybersecurity and how it has become the fifth military domain following land, sea, air and space. Except that it isn’t really, n’est-ce pas? While intellectually one can imagine a fifth domain, it’s…

Are Ransom Payments Supporting Terrorists?

– Organizations, particularly those that recognize that they don’t have essential security and data recovery measures in place, have taken out cyber insurance, which they are regularly using to pay off ransomware attackers. I find it curious that these insurance companies seem to be willing to pay…

Cyber War

– Richard A. Clarke former chair of the Counter-terrorism Security Group under President George H.W. Bush co-authored a book with Robert K. Knake titled Cyber War.  The premise of this book is that the United States is at war to protect the critical infrastructure, and on another front this battle…