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Protecting users from themselves.

It's funny you should mention that. I read somewhere (though I can't remember where off the top of my head) that NTFS actually has the potential to be incredibly secure, but a lot of the security had to be watered down when the two branches of Windows merged and Windows NT/2000 became XP and the successor to-- ugh-- Windows ME.

Can't verify the accuracy of that because I don't remember the source, but I CAN give you a more concrete example: Linux. Linux is one of the most secure operating systems available, and for good reason. You can't wipe your nose without the system asking for administrator approval. When Linux became the platform of choice for Android, what happened? It had to be watered down for public consumption so that John Q Everyman wouldn't be inconvenienced by all those tiresome security checks.

It seems like the price that the public pays for convenience IS security. The more secure something is, the more it will pester you to verify what you're doing.

"Are you sure you want to install 'SUPER_HACKER_VIRUS_APP' from 'Youcannotreallybethisstupid.com?"

Why yes. Yes, I do.

Oh, no. My computer is on fire.
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