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Sysadmin cracked military PC’s security by reading the manual

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Re: Revealing weaknesses

"Summarily killing the messenger who brings bad news goes back probably several thousand years."

Some background searching suggests that in fact people were usually exhorted NOT to kill the messenger. Basically they were granted immunity by either convention or law - and breaches were usually regretted.

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