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Status Report: Liars and Outliers (schneier.com)
1 point by billswift 2059 days ago | hide | past | web | 1 comment | favorite

"It's a language that's more intuitive. We already know about moral pressure, peer pressure, and legal pressure. Reputational pressure, institutional pressure, and security pressure is much less of a stretch. And it puts security back in a more sensible place. Security is a mechanism; trust is the goal."

Repeat that last line: "Security is a mechanism; trust is the goal."

What other mechanisms do you see helping improve social trust?

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