Lessons Learned from the JFK Jet Skier Incident

Earlier this week media outlets had a field day with the news story about Daniel Casillo, the guy who swam up to the JFK runway, climbed 8 feet of barbed wire, walked across two runways and then entered Delta’s terminal 3.  (See the ABC News Story.) Apparently this all went undetected until… Continue reading

Zero Factor Authentication

There is an important difference between “identification” and “authentication.”  Identification is how a particular object (such as a person, a device, or a program) is referenced.  The name badge worn by doctors and nurses in a hospital is a good example.  Because of the way that identities are used to… Continue reading