Bruce Schneier on fighting security FUD

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Security expert Bruce Schneier has long been critical of so-called security ‘theatre' - policies and products tailored to provide the perception of security rather than tackling actual security risks.

In his keynote address to Linux.conf.au this week he said information is our only effective security weapon, but that the computer security industry must not ignore the impact of fear and other emotions on individual and organisational behaviour.In an interview with ITNews he elaborated on the ...

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