Posts Tagged ‘Speaker’

If People Aren’t Trained The Best Security Will Go For Naught

Saturday, June 2nd, 2007

This week there has been much talk in the U.S. news about how Andrew Speaker, the now notorious TB patient (more specifically extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, or XDR-TB), apparently very easily circumvented security controls to come back into the U.S. via Canada.
My heading is a paraphrase of a longer quote I really like from Charles Schumer that he made about this incident, but that also applies very nicely to all information security practices.