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

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