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When it comes to computer security, people are being brainwashed

June 20, 2010 7 comments

As difficult as this may be to accept, people are being brainwashed into believing that it’s acceptable for computers to be insecure. While this might seem like an absurd idea, let me present four real world scenarios to help you understand why it’s true.

Would it be acceptable for you to go into a restaurant and be served undercooked chicken 8 out of 10 times? Of course not, because you know that if you ate it, you could get sick and even die. You expect the chicken to be properly cooked each and every time it’s served to you, right?

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