Andy Greenberg

Senior Writer, WIRED

Andy Greenberg is a senior writer for WIRED, covering security, privacy, information freedom, and hacker culture. He’s the author of the book This Machine Kills Secrets, about WikiLeaks, cryptography, and the cypherpunks, which was selected as an Editor’s Choice by The New York Times Book Review in 2012. Before coming to WIRED, he spent seven years as a senior reporter for Forbes magazine. His Forbes cover story on data mining firm Palantir, co-written with Ryan Mac, was a Gerald Loeb Award finalist. He’s won two Security Bloggers Network awards for stories on digital arms sales and car hacking.