padlocks with backdoors - TSA approved

Sean McGrath sean at
Tue Feb 27 11:16:42 EST 2007

Ian Farquhar (ifarquha) wrote:
> However, I will say that any government (or other) program which assumes
> the honesty of employees and contractors is fundamentally flawed, 
> and any associated risk analysis is either incompetent,
> or in failing to identify risk to travellers, seriously incomplete.
> Ian. 

The first time I used a TSA lock, it came back attached to one zipper
pull, not two, leaving the luggage unlocked will a locked lock.
The second time the lock did not come back. I don't use them any more.

Sean McGrath
sean at

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