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PSYCHOLOGY OF SECURITY; "feeling" safe vs. "being" safe
« on: December 25, 2008, 09:07:19 AM »
If you have the time, read this and his more indepth article on the psychology of security found at:

"The Psychology of Security." (The Essay)

http://www.schneier.com/essay-155.html

It's an interesting read and outlay on the difference between "feeling" secure and the reality of "being" secure and where they diverge.

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Psychology of Security

http://www.schneier.com/essay-170.html

By Bruce Schneier
 
May 2007

The security literature is filled with risk pathologies, heuristics that we use to help us evaluate risks. I've collected them from many different sources.



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