Author's Biographical Sketch: Theodore Ts'o

Theodore Ts'o presently leads the Kerberos V5 development effort at MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts. He began work on distributed computing and computer security at Project Athena in 1987, where he was a member of the team that disassembled and analyzed the 1988 Internet virus. After receiving a S.B. degree from MIT in 1990, he continued work on Kerberos. He is a member of the Security Area Advisory Group of the Internet Engineering Task Force, and participates in the Privacy Enhanced Mail, Telnet, and Common Authentication Technology working groups.

His e-mail address is: tytso@mit.edu.