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John Speed Meyers

Chainguard Labs

John Speed Meyers is the head of Chainguard Labs at Chainguard. He leads a research team focused on open source software security. He previously worked at In-Q-Tel and the RAND Corporation.

How to fix the military’s software SNAFU

Too many of its apps are built on code riddled with vulnerabilities—and distributed by the Pentagon itself.


The US Military Should Red-Team Open Source Code

The Pentagon can reduce threats and increase security by finding and fixing bugs lurking in its software.


What AI Can and Cannot Do for the Intelligence Community

A realistic appraisal of artificial intelligence shows limits but real promise.