NSA: Open Source Provides Extreme Security at Lower Cost
Oct 09, 2008, 13:05 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Matt Asay)
"For those that continue to cling to the principle that security
is best achieved through obscurity, the US' most secretive agency
has a response: open source is better.
"The unprecedented release of the project into the open source
community aims to demonstrate how highly secure software can be
developed cost-effectively, improving industrial practice and
providing a starting point for teaching and academic research."