[Full-Disclosure] Re: Gates: 'You don't need perfect code' for good security
pauls at utdallas.edu
Sat Nov 1 03:43:56 GMT 2003
--On Friday, October 31, 2003 5:15 PM -0800 "Gary E. Miller"
<gem at rellim.com> wrote:
> So what is your solution for the folks that carry those USB keychain
> memories? People carry those around with virus infected files and
> plug them in to whatever machine they are sitting in front of. Had
> people I never seen before try to plug them in to my hosts. "Just
> wanted to read my email man"....
Man, that's so easy, I'll answer it. You just don't allow them to do that.
It's the "just say no" method of security.
Hey, it worked for Nancy. :-)
Paul Schmehl (pauls at utdallas.edu)
Adjunct Information Security Officer
The University of Texas at Dallas
AVIEN Founding Member
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