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Bruce Schneier is an internationally renowned security technologist, referred to by The Economist as a “security guru.” He is the author of eight books, including the best sellers Beyond Fear: Thinking Sensibly about Security in an Uncertain World, Secrets and Lies, and Applied Cryptography, hundreds of academic articles and papers, and the influential Blowfish and Twofish algorithms.
Schneier's influential newsletter Crypto-Gram, and his blog Schneier on Security, are read by over 150,000 people. He is a frequent guest on television and radio, has testified before Congress, and is a frequent writer and lecturer on issues surrounding security and privacy. He is also a respected food critic and was co-author of the (Best Related Book) Hugo-nominated Minicon 34 Restaurant Guide with his wife, Karen Cooper.