Acting on Cyber ​​Security Threat, Alan Paller Dies at 76

Paller’s pet project was the National Cyber ​​Scholarship Foundation, which hosted hacking challenges. for high school and university students. The idea was based in part on the example of China, which holds regular hacking competitions to identify its next generation of digital warriors. Mr Paller: “We don’t have such a program in the United States …

Alan Cumming Takes Ecstasy to Suppress His Nerves at Tony Night and

LUGGAGE Tales from a Full Life by Alan Cumming Actor, singer, writer, and nightclub manager Alan Cumming writes in his second memoir, “Baggage,” that “No one is completely free from their past.” It’s an observation that can feel suffocating until he compares the gruesome past he’s survived to the enviable gift he’s created from him. …

Alan Horn, a senior creative executive, is Disney’s most recent senior executive.

One of Hollywood’s top statesmen announced his retirement on Monday, adding to a surprising change of guard at The Walt Disney Company. Alan F. Horn78 will step down from his role as chief creative officer of Disney Studios Content, a division that includes the traditional animation and live-action film operations of Marvel, Lucasfilm, Searchlight Pictures, …

Longtime Voice of Letterman’s ‘Late Show’ Alan Kalter dies at 78

Alan Kalter, who has been the announcer of “Late Show With David Letterman” for nearly 20 years and participated in a series of hilarious bits during that run, died Monday at a hospital in Stamford, Conn., where he lives. He was 78 years old. The death was announced by Rabbi Joshua Hammerman of Beth Hand …

Alan Heller, who beautifies plastic household items, dies at 81

Alan Heller, a maker of elegant, often whimsical but always affordable homewares and furniture where high design combines with bland plastic, died at his Manhattan home on August 13. He was 81 years old. His friend, Barbara Bluestone, who confirmed the death, did not specify a cause, but said he had been in poor health …