That Pig Won’t Dance

As discussed in a previous posting, folks in the data security and privacy world refer to the general public’s willingness to sacrifice privacy and data security in exchange for relatively trivial benefits as the “dancing pig” problem. It turns out…

Life With The Dancing Pigs

Data security experts and identity management gurus use a cute metaphor to describe the widespread nonchalance with which Americans treat their privacy and data security. They say, quoting noted computer security experts Edward Felten and Gary McGraw, that: “Given a…