Reply to post: Re: "A terrorist or foreign agent would have been free to plant explosives ..."

Hapless engineers leave UK cable landing station gate open, couple of journos waltz right in

Jamie Jones Silver badge

Re: "A terrorist or foreign agent would have been free to plant explosives ..."

Because... "Journalists were able to bimble into a UK cable landing station almost completely unchallenged after security gates were left open and unlocked. Two reporters from the Mail on Sunday walked straight into the nondescript hut where the...."

Whether it was the engineers fault, or instead the fault of site security is another argument - The article was about journalists getting in that could have been terrorists, and the point I was making is not who should have secured what, but that it would make no difference to terrorists, and if anyone abused the situation, it would be local yobs.

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