The security snooze button

Wednesday, 8 November 2006, 12:09 AM EST

The other day, I read a comment in an article that said something like, “this latest break-in should serve as a wake-up call to the banks.”

I laughed at this statement, of course, because of all the times I’ve read something just like it, but without any real indications that anyone actually had “woken up.” It's as though someone just keeps hitting the metaphorical snooze button — and not just at the banks.

At eSecurity Planet.

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