Following the recent shooting of police offers in Dallas from an individual reported as Micah Johnson, there has been another aspect (from that of rifle ownership) that has sparked controversy but caught my attention in particular: according to several sources, this was the first time in history the US law enforcement have used a robot to deliver lethal force, to kill. Several news reporters have posed questions about the legal, ethical and technical implications of doing that.
This being my first blog post here, my mind thinks about the first time I came across computer security and later on web/apps security. Back in the day, most of the parents were not really interested or indeed aware of what kids were doing on computers. At least in the country I grew up. It is to some extent part of the conflict between generations but I won't go into that just now. The fact is that many parents did not have the time, desire and/or knowledge to pay careful attention. Therefore,