Eugene Howard Spafford, commonly known as Spaf, is an American professor of computer science at Purdue University and a leading computer security expert.
|… what is white to one person may be gray to another.||Morality, Ethics & Conflict of Interest|
|Data is not necessarily information. Information does not necessarily lead to knowledge. And knowledge is not always sufficient to discover truth and breed wisdom.||Politics, Politicians & Political Campaigning & Fund Raising|
|Questioning the status quo can result in banishment, imprisonment, ridicule or being burned at the stake, depending on your era, your locale, and the sacred cows you wish to butcher.||Civil Disorder, Riots, Protests & Demonstrations|
|The only truly secure system is one that is powered off, cast in a block of concrete and sealed in a lead-lined room with armed guards -- and even then I have my doubts.||Secrecy & Transparency|