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Submission + - The Software Industry IS the Problem (acm.org)

CowboyRobot writes: "Poul-Henning Kamp makes the argument for software liability laws. "We have to do something that actually works, as opposed to accepting a security circus in the form of virus or malware scanners and other mathematically proven insufficient and inefficient efforts. We are approaching the point where people and organizations are falling back to pen and paper for keeping important secrets, because they no longer trust their computers to keep them safe.""
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The Software Industry IS the Problem

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