Haroon Meer


Silicon Valley, spy agencies and software sovereignty

Countries need homegrown technology as an economic incentive and to have some measure of independence and security.

US & Canada

Why discussions on cyber snooping have been so painful

Consumption of American culture and ultimately 'values' has created a false sense of security, writes Meer.

US & Canada

Hacking incidents and the rise of the new Chinese bogeyman

Many are beginning to realise that the military digital complex can be more profitable than its industrial complex.

Science & Technology

Cyberwar, Stuxnet and people in glass houses

The Pentagon has concluded that cyber attacks are "acts of war" and may therefore merit a full military response.

Science & Technology

Lessons from Anonymous on cyberwar

A cyberwar is brewing, and Anonymous reprisal attacks on HBGary Federal shows how deep the war goes.