The Psychology of Security

David Strom, Var Business Technology Editor on how there’s more to security than technology but also learning not to by psyched out by hackers. Most of us know by now not to give out our passwords, ATM PINs, or other secret information when requested by e-mail. But an increasing number of people are giving out that information, even those of us who should know better. What makes this doubly annoying is that the scam is an old one, and it has nothing to do with technology per se. (full story)