Opening a Master Padlock is Too Easy
As our regular readers have figured out by now, the posts here deal with security of many kinds – not just computers. Our goal is to keep you safe in all areas. Therefore, from time to time we discover something significant that we think you should know about and Voila! a new blog article is born.
Today’s security faux pas comes courtesy of the folks from Master Lock. It appears these ubiquitous padlocks are so incredibly easy to hack that it is nothing short of ridiculous. You don’t have to whip out your lock picks, hacksaw or your handy dandy bolt cutters to defeat one of these locks. Nope. All you have to do is slap it around a little. (more or less).
So check out this video for the specifics and then go shopping for a better lock.