It is survived by Bugtraq (which SecurityFocus picked up more than a decade ago) and a few other high-volume mailing lists. In turn, SecurityFocus was picked up by Symantec in 2002. This is a sad day, indeed.
HiR is what happens when 1990s-era e-Zine writers decide to form a blog. Most of us hail from the Great Plains region of the United States.
Ax0n, HiR founder and editor-in-chief is an information security specialist currently working in the luxury goods industry.
Asmodian X joined HiR in December 1997 and currently works as a web developer and SysAdmin in the education industry.
Frogman has been on board since May 1998 and has many technical passions. When not experimenting with obscure hardware, he can be found leaping from one rooftop to the next, making the world his office.
TMiB has also been helping since 1998. Also our resident Physicist and go-to guy for xkcd jokes we don't get, The Man in Black currently works in the Internet industry in an east-coast data center.