Security Theater on the Wells Fargo Website

    Date13 Mar 2013
    CategoryLatest News
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Click on the "Establishing secure connection" link at the top of this page. It's a Wells Fargo page that displays a progress bar with a bunch of security phrases -- "Establishing Secure Connection," "Sending credentials," "Building Secure Environment," and so on -- and closes after a few seconds. It's complete security theater; it doesn't actually do anything but make account holders feel better.
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