Full of Meanings

“Kerckhoffs’ principle applies beyond codes and ciphers to security systems in general: every secret creates a potential failure point. Secrecy, in other words, is a prime cause of brittleness—and therefore something likely to make a system prone to catastrophic collapse. Conversely, openness provides ductility.” – Bruce Schneier
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One thought on “Full of Meanings

  1. Wow, could I love that quote anymore? With my recent thoughts on openness and expansiveness, this comes at just the right time. On my quotes list this goes!

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