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Security As An Afterthought

THe problem with <insert internet technology here> is the original ArpaNet was built between parties that trusted each other implicitly, so no security was required.

The problem we have now is World+Dog are on tinternet and No-one knows who to trust, and tacking on security afterwards is allways a bad idea. The alternative (rebuild the internet with security from the ground up, is not to palletable either

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