Robert Watson is a researcher at the University of Cambridge Computer
Laboratory investinging operating system and network security. Prior to
joining the Computer Laboratory to work on a PhD, he was Senior Principal
Scientist at McAfee Research, now SPARTA ISSO, a leading security research and
development organization, directing government and commercial research
contracts for customers that include DARPA, the US Navy, and Apple Computer.
His research interests include operating system security, network stack
structure and performance, and windowing system structure. He is also a
member of the FreeBSD Core Team and president of the FreeBSD Foundation.