In Memoriam: Dark Reading’s Tim Wilson

In stunned disbelief and great sorrow, we report the passing of our pal and colleague Tim Wilson, co-founder and editor-in-chief of cybersecurity news web page Darkish Looking at. Wilson died late Nov. 23. He was 59.

Darkish Looking at (a sister web page of InformationWeek) was born at a time when several folks understood what “cybersecurity” was. In individuals early days, Wilson covered groundbreaking research this kind of as the late Dan Kaminsky’s discovery of the DNS cache-poisoning flaw, and spun out witty safety-themed weblogs as “Tim the Enchanter.” A curious and resourceful editorial business leader, with an unwavering devotion to journalistic integrity, Wilson guided Darkish Looking at to its 15th anniversary. 

Most importantly, Tim Wilson was variety. He gave of his time, even when he failed to have any to spare. He understood specifically what inspiring sports heroes to reference when a person needed a self-esteem increase. He was really one particular of this editor’s favorite folks. 

Make sure you read through more about Tim Wilson from our colleagues at Darkish Looking at. 

Rosa G. Rose

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