US army secrets for everone

“For example, contractor SRA International left documents on an unlisted FTP site that could allow hackers to get into US Defence Department computers. The company said that it was unconcerned by suggestions that this might be unsafe.

[…]

Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer at BT Counterpane, said: “There is a myth that if someone puts something on the internet and doesn’t tell anybody it is hidden.”

From vnunet.com

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~ by Balle on July 13, 2007.

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