Penny pinching firms make computer security worse


Computer security is getting worse as penny pinching firms put economics before the development of secure technology, according to Bruce Schneier, a renowned security specialist and the founder of Counterpane Internet Security. "I think in general things are getting worse, not better," Schneier told delegates during a session at the RSA Conference in San Josť.

"There are lots of little victories. Spam is one of our industry's shining victories, but there are lots of areas where we aren't doing very well." Penny pinching firms make computer security worse - vnunet.com

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