The author has been described by News Ltd as an "iconoclast", "Svengali", a pollie's "economist muse", and "pungently accurate". Fairfax says he is a "Renaissance man" and "one of Australia’s most respected analysts." Stephen Koukoulas concludes that he is "85% right", and "would make a great Opposition leader." Terry McCrann claims the author thinks "‘nuance’ is a trendy village in the south of France", but can be "scintillating" when he thinks "clearly". The ACTU reckons he’s "an enigma wrapped in a Bloomberg terminal, wrapped in some apparently well-honed abs."

Wednesday, January 2, 2013

AFR article on ASIO and cyber-war now *free* online

This is an exception, but you can read my long feature story on David Irvine, ASIO, ASIS, DSD, Stuxnet, Flame, MiniFlame, Gauss, Duqu, the NSA and cyber-warfare over at the AFR for free now here.