People just don’t take security seriously, because security is hard to understand and hard to implement and hard to maintain. We need a new way of “doing” security, and I’ve got an idea. Let’s go back to the notion of skeuomorphism: we use pictorial representations of real-world objects to represent similar functions in a graphical user interface. The floppy disk icon that means
save, the little printer that means
callare all examples of skeuomorphic design.