Bruce Schneier Quote

People don't understand computers. Computers are magical boxes that do things. People believe what computers tell them.

Bruce Schneier

People don't understand computers. Computers are magical boxes that do things. People believe what computers tell them.

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About Bruce Schneier

Bruce Schneier (; born January 15, 1963) is an American cryptographer, computer security professional, privacy specialist, and writer. Schneier is a Lecturer in Public Policy at the Harvard Kennedy School and a Fellow at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society as of November, 2013. He is a board member of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Access Now, and The Tor Project; and an advisory board member of Electronic Privacy Information Center and VerifiedVoting.org. He is the author of several books on general security topics, computer security and cryptography and is a squid enthusiast.In 2015, Schneier received the EPIC Lifetime Achievement Award from Electronic Privacy Information Center.