Peter G. Neumann

Peter G. Neumann has doctorates from Harvard and Darmstadt. After 10 years at Bell Labs in the 1960s, he has been in SRI’s Computer Science Lab since September 1971, working on computer systems and networks, security, reliability, survivability, safety, and many risks-related issues such as voting-system integrity, crypto policy, and privacy. He moderates the ACM Risks Forum and edits CACM’s monthly Inside Risks column. His book, Computer-Related Risks, is in its fifth printing. He is a Fellow of the ACM, IEEE, and AAAS. He is a member of the GAO Executive Council on Information Management and Technology, and the NSF CISE Board. He has taught at Stanford, Berkeley, and the University of Maryland.