The Myth of Consumer-Grade Security
Schneier on Security
AUGUST 28, 2019
They affect national security. Barr repeated a common fallacy about a difference between military-grade encryption and consumer encryption: "After all, we are not talking about protecting the nation's nuclear launch codes. The thing is, that distinction between military and consumer products largely doesn't exist. They're critical to national security as well as personal security. More consumer products became approved for military applications.