Steve Gibson

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Steve Gibson

Name: Steve Gibson

Born: March 26, 1955, in Dayton, Ohio, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • Computer enthusiast, software engineer and security researcher.
  • Known for Security Now! podcast on (network).
  • Founded Gibson Research Corporation, which is best known for its SpinRite software.
  • One of several advocates of optimizing computer programs and reducing the size of their executables.
  • One of his early successes was a Light pen graphics system for the Apple II.

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"There is nothing to prevent a Trojan from making its own entry."