Our distinguished guest today is Bruce Schneier. Bruce is a public-interest security and privacy technologist, cryptographer, an author of over one dozen books, including the famous blue and red versions of Applied Cryptography. His most recent book is Click Here to Kill Everybody. He is a fellow and lecturer at Harvard's Kennedy School and a board member of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Bruce's blog, Schneier on Security, is read by over a quarter of a million people. You can find it at schneier.com. He has testified before Congress, is a frequent guest on television and radio, served on several government technical committees, and is regularly quoted in the press. Bruce's symmetric key block cipher, called Twofish, was a top five finalist for the Advanced Encryption Standard Selection Process organized by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Bruce Schneier is interviewed by David Quisenberry and John L. Whiteman