This is, I suppose, as good a place as any for an introduction, and certainly better than most. My name is Dave Weinstein, and I am or have been, in no particular order, a game developer and designer, security developer, sometime songwriter, mediocre Rugby and SoSketch of Dave Copyright © 1999 Steve Reid, used with permissionccer player, and a fan of various genres of film, fiction, and music. I’ve been a freelance writer (albeit for very little money),  and run a breed rescue group.

I’m currently living in the foothills of the Cascade mountains with my wife Kathy, and a trio of longhaired Dachshunds, working as a Security Researcher for the ZDI program at Hewlett-Packard Security Research.


The picture at the top of the blog is the building in Manhattan where my Grandfather first lived when he came to America, almost 100 years ago.

Sketch copyright © 1999 Steve Reid, used with permission