Keep Your Laws Off My Security

The more important computer security becomes, the more likely it is to be written into the law of the land. On the face of it, maybe that’s a healthy trend. However, technologists may be surprised by how far things can get off track when the law embraces bad security ideas for no apparent reason. It’s not always pretty, as security problems with electronic passports and electronic voting clearly demonstrate.

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