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John Robson: Politicians are failing to protect our privacy — and it's our own fault

The other day I noticed a book called “Critical Infrastructure Security” and thought sadly, “There’s a short read.” It’s amazing how dependent we are on ever more elaborate, integrated, vulnerable computer networks that we take for granted like gravity, always there, sometimes convenient and other times not, but really nothing to do with us. 795 more words

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Amazon Creates Classified US Cloud

The thread responses in this post from Bruce Schneier are almost as entertaining as the linked content from the Washington Post.  If you ever doubted that the cloud movement was unstoppable, it is time to reconsider. 44 more words

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BRUCE SCHNEIER ~ RULES FOR SUCCESSFULLY MANAGING COMMONS ~ BASED ON WORK BY ELINOR OSTROM ~ LIARS AND OUTLIERS ~ 2012

~ EMUTGIAKWTGNI ~ Everyone Must Understand The Group Interest And Know What The Group Norm Is

~ TGMBATMTN ~ The Group Norm Must Be Something That The Group Actually Wants… 107 more words

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BRUCE SCHNEIER ~ LIARS AND OUTLIERS ~ 2012

~ SOUAMCMHMAAF-ASOUALS-TIODSS-WHTFTSBDS ~ Some Of Us Are More Cooperative, More Honest, More Altruistic, And Fairer – And Some Of Us Are Less So – There Isn’t One Dominant Survival Strategy – We Have The Flexibility To Switch Between Different Strategies… 877 more words

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Bruce Schneier "If someone steals your password, you can change it. But if someone steals your thumbprint, you can’t get a new thumb. The failure modes are very different"

“If someone steals your password, you can change it. But if someone steals your thumbprint, you can’t get a new thumb. The failure modes are very different”
– Bruce Schneier

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Why the NSA Makes Us More Vulnerable to Cyberattacks - By Bruce Schneier May 30, 2017

There is plenty of blame to go around for the WannaCry ransomware that spread throughout the Internet earlier this month, disrupting work at hospitals, factories, businesses, and universities. 312 more words

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