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TOOOL Rochester Presents: Lockpick Village

Want to tinker with locks and tools the likes of which you've only seen in movies featuring police, spies, and secret agents? Then come on by the Lockpick Village, run by The Open Organisation Of Lockpickers, where you will have the opportunity to learn hands-on how the fundamental hardware of physical security operates and how it can be compromised.

The Lockpick Village is a physical security demonstration and participation area. Visitors can learn about the vulnerabilities of various locking devices, techniques used to exploit these vulnerabilities, and practice on locks of various levels of difficultly to try it themselves.

Experts will be on hand to demonstrate techniques, and trial locks, pick tools, and other devices will be available for you to handle. By exploring the faults and flaws in many popular lock designs, you can not only learn about the fun hobby of sportpicking, but also gain a stronger knowledge about the best methods and practices for protecting your own property.

Thursday, March 8, 2018, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

University at Buffalo
Alfiero Center Room 102
Buffalo, NY 14260-6000

Register for the event at EventBrite.