Search - List of Books by Simson Garfinkel
Not to be confused with "Simon Garfinkel" or "Simon Garfunkel", two common misspellings.
Total Books: 21
Simson L. Garfinkel is an Associate Professor at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California, and an Associate of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University. Garfinkel is regarded as a pioneer in the emerging field of HCISec. In addition to his academic work, Garfinkel is a journalist, an entrepreneur, and an inventor.
As a journalist, Garfinkel covers the fields of computer security, privacy and information technology. He is the author or co-author of 14 books and the author of more than a thousand articles. He is a contributing writer for Technology Review and has written as a freelancer for many publications including Wired magazine, The Boston Globe, and CSO Magazine. His work for CSO Magazine earned him the Jesse H. Neal Business Journalism Award in 2003 and 2004.
As an entrepreneur Garfinkel founded Vineyard.NET, an Internet service provider on Martha's Vineyard, and Sandstorm Enterprises, a computer security firm that develops advanced computer forensic tools used by businesses and governments to audit their systems. Garfinkel holds five patents, mostly in the field of computer security.
Garfinkel obtained three S.B. degrees from MIT in 1987; a M.S. in journalism from Columbia University in 1988; and a Ph.D. in computer science from MIT in 2005. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the Center for Research on Computation and Society at Harvard University from September 2005 through August 2008.