Schneier: 'Blame firms not staff for security breaches'

    Date05 Mar 2006
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    Posted ByBenjamin D. Thomas
    Security guru Bruce Schneier has hit out at the trend of blaming staff for security breaches, suggesting it's companies which must always face the strongest criticism. Schneier was responding specifically to an exclusive story on silicon.com last week which reported a social experiment in the City of London which saw free CDs handed out to commuters to ascertain whether they would blindly access them on their work machines, despite knowing nothing of the source or the contents of the CDs.

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