If you cut corners in security, you may be able to fool a few people in the near-term. But in the long-term, you won't fool anyone at all. There is elegance in simplicity, but foolishness in over-simplification (and over-complication for that matter). Curious what I mean? Have a look at my latest piece in SecurityWeek: http://www.securityweek.com/good-security-marathon-not-sprint.