Yubico FIDO U2F key quick review

A few days ago I ordered some Yubico FIDO U2F security keys, after reading that they are a useful way to help secure various online accounts and keep intruders out. These used to cost US$20 each singly and $18  each in bulk.  The current (Dec 2020) product costs $24.50. They arrived, packaged inconspicously, promptly after … Read more

Strict liability for leaks of secrets

Can we learn anything from the past few years of leaked secrets? Sure, we can learn that some big-shot executives and elected officials are lazy and feckless. We can learn that software is brittle and needs diligent patching. We can learn that a determined person trying to exfiltrate data has a HUGE advantage over the … Read more