Give Obama an F for FAIL on that entire section of recomendations from his review panel.
"Friends don't let friends run home router factory firmware."
Install OpenWrt or CeroWrt today if you are capable, and help reduce your vulnerability. And you can suffer less from bufferbloat, as an added bonus.
We must demand open code, and an update stream to go with any device we buy, as we go forward into the "brave new world" that some call the "Internet of Things". Binary blobs of any sort (particularly unmaintained blobs, which most are) are a long term danger. Make your purchasing choices wisely, educate your family and friends of the problem, and if you are an open source developer, come help out. The network you save and protect may be your own....
- TrustonicDirector, Field Engineering, 2012 - present
- ARM Holdings, plcProgram and Operations Manager, Secure Services Division, 2011 - 2013
- LinaroRelease and Platform Programme Manager, 2010 - 2011
- CanonicalMobile Developer, 2009 - 2010
Jamie is a long time embedded engineer having started out in the consumer gaming industry. After 10 years of developing on embedded entertainment systems a switch to Canonical as a developer in the Ubuntu Mobile team took Jamie on a career path involving his love of Linux. Projects contributed to include Nokia’s Maemo and MeeGo platform, the Linux From Scratch project on their automated build tools, various start-ups with iPhone and Android development and a couple of set-top box vendors.
Whilst at Canonical Jamie helped start up the not-for-profit company Linaro and stayed on as the Linaro Release Manager, ARM Technical Liaison Engineer and finally the Linaro Platform Program Manager. A further move to ARM as the Secure Services Program Manager followed by forming Trustonic, ARM’s joint venture with G&D and Gemalto brings this story up to date.
Jamie is married with two wonderful children and currently lives in Bath, Somerset in the south west of England.
- De Montfort UniversityMSc Software Engineering, present
- Open UniversityMSc Management of Software Projects
- University of BradfordBSc Computer Science