Archive for date: May 26, 2007

Security, Counter Measures, Half Measures, and The Real Thing

May 26, 2007 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Security is mostly theater: you are forced to take off your shoes or surrender your shampoo, but random testing of airport security checkpoints reveal that their highly trained personnel routinely miss test bombs which are placed in luggage to test the effectiveness of screeners. An alert comes in, and we are supposed to “achieve a […]