[Cryptography] protecting information ... was: we need to protect our dox
ron at flownet.com
Wed Nov 9 19:28:32 EST 2016
On Nov 9, 2016, at 1:41 PM, John Denker <jsd at av8n.com> wrote:
> As part of asking
> What's Your Threat Model (WYTM)?
> we need to ask
> What's Your Security Perimeter (WYSP)?
This really needs to be emphasized. I meet people all the time who ask me if I can build them a magic USB dongle that they can plug in to their computer and somehow make it magically secure. I have to explain to them that the very fact that they are asking this question -- that this possibility is part of their world view -- is a big part of the problem. Most of them don’t like hearing that.
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