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Webcomic: The truth about encryption

The law of diminishing returns applies to everything, even high-level data encryption.

The law of diminishing returns applies to everything, even high-level data encryption, even though many security professionals wish it weren't so. As social engineering (and high school) teach us, the weak point is always your personnel. Just ask xkcd.

About Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger — amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...

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