did that dead horse move? hit it again anyway!

Just another example from e-week about the trade-off between productivity and security. Too many people still act, often in an implied way, that security can be met without any impact on productivity or that productivity at any risk is justified. Or imply that security is only a technical problem that needs to stop getting in the way.

Federal executives said cyber-security measures impacted “information access, computing functionality and mobility” and reduced their productivity…

Aside: I still believe the use of just one comma in a three-item list is wrong and it bugs the crap out of me. (aka “serial commas”)