NSCL Alumni Profile

David A. McGrew

David is a Fellow at Cisco Systems, the leading vendor for networking products, where he leads research and development in cryptography and network security, and manages the Advanced Crypto Development group. His main interest is building practical security systems using cryptography, with an emphasis on performance, scalability and deployability, and he has authored many crypto standards. His theoretical interests include block cipher modes of operation, encryption, message authentication, and information theory.