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Comment author: pnrjulius 09 April 2012 04:51:34AM -1 points [-]

A point well taken. IT professionals have a phrase: "Problem exists between keyboard and chair." Humans are insecure systems; we can be engineered remarkably easily.

Though I do think there is some hope of beating a corporation; you just need a lot of people on your side (a number comparable to the total number of customers, shareholders, and employees of the corporation).