DARPA, I’ll miss you when I’m gone

 DARPA, government, philosophy, security, tech  Comments Off on DARPA, I’ll miss you when I’m gone
Jul 062012

So I’ve been winding down my project at DARPA and thought I’d put down some at least close-to-final thoughts on it. I’ve been asked a number of times about how much people should charge for their work.  Three things on this: The government is doing you a favor if you get accepted – you get to do what you want, keep it, and that’s it?  That’s gotta be worth […]

how on earth….

 DARPA, dinosaur, tech  Comments Off on how on earth….
May 272012

… can metasploit not export to CSV? And after going to great lengths to build it from source… it breaks a bit later… for no perceptible reason. Reinstall. At least their installer works. Then try to install bro… has a dependency (libmagic) that has no install option in the makefile. Great, time to look at configure source to figure out what hoops it wants me to jump through. Do […]


 DARPA, philosophy, science, security, tech, work  Comments Off on DARPA Redux
Jan 272012

As previously said it looks like I know what I’ll be doing the next few months: working on a DARPA funded project that I submitted to the Cyber Fast Track (CFT) program.   I had paused because I wanted to confirm some stuff before writing more about it… here’s a brain dump of the process.  I’ll write up what I’m doing in a later bit. I’m still struck – […]