QOTD on Security Hampering Productibity

The blade guard on my power saw hampers my productivity in cutting wood, but chopping off my hand or even just a few fingers tends to also have an impact on my productivity. That said, there are a lot of very, very silly URL blocking and email policies in place out there that *do* impact productivity, *don't* increase security and *do* encourage users to bypass IT systems.
-- John Pescatore, VP Gartner Inc.

Src: SANS NewsBites Vol 12 Num 78

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