From: Zooko <>
Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2002 06:30:59 -0500
Subject: Re: [e-lang] Modelling Blindness (was: "Capability Myths Demolished" (was: Software security workshop))

 Norm Hardy wrote:
> I agree it is bad jargon. I think the fact of the mater is merely that security
> often stems from what you can't do, thus weaker may be securer.

Yes, and having a more secure system allows you to do more things safely.   So 
"weaker" in terms of its formal scope may make it "able to do more" in terms of 
humans that use it.



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