Prior to that he spent over a decade consulting and writing on technology subjects, primarily in the area of security. He is the author of three books and thousands of published articles and many more unpublished, private reports.
Larry has been Technical Director at several test laboratories where he both directed and ran product testing, with a special interest in test automation.
Larry began his career as a Software Engineer at the now-defunct Desktop Software Corporation in Princeton, NJ, on the team that wrote the NPL 4GL query language. He also worked on corporate IT and software development at Chase Econometrics.
Larry is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Public Policy.
Latest articles from Larry Seltzer
[UPDATED] A bad update caused users of many Microsoft security products, not just Security Essentials, to experience "interrupted service". The latest update fixes the problem.
It's fast, it has a super-strong signal and it's blue and black like Linksys devices from the old days. Unfortunately the software hasn't advanced as quickly as the hardware.
If the NSA really did have Heartbleed "for years" as was claimed recently by Bloomberg news, they wouldn't need to go after Lavabit. They wouldn't even want to.
- ZDNetGovWeek: Lavabit, NSA, financial services on the front-lines, and Mt. Gox still unhelpful about Bitcoin theft
- The enterprise products with disruptive potential for 2014
- Fourteen game-changing enterprise products for 2014
- 10 good arguments for enterprise app stores
- Microservers and the hurry up and wait conundrum
- Nike reportedly getting out of the activity tracking hardware business