Excellent Interview with Marcus Ranum

Jun 22nd, 2005

Category: Networking

Excellent Interview with Marcus Ranum

Interview with Marcus Ranum
There’s a great interview with Marcus Ranum over at Securityfocus. It’s obvious from the responses that he’s been around in network security for a while and knows what’s what..
Also there’s a couple of great quotes…
in response to “If a standard protocol is broken or insecure, what is the best solution? Maybe supporting only some features or adding a crypto layer?
If it’s broken, adding crypto just makes it broken and hidden. is a classic…
also there’s some interesting thoughts on de-perimeterisation and advocacy of data-level protection as the solution to all evils