Originally Posted by CruzNut
I had seen the internet video on how someone could open a soft sided bag with a lock on it - didn't do anything about it.
But can't they do the same thing with cable ties?
Yes they can:
The only thing that locks or cable ties do is "Keep honest people honest" and secures the zippers from accidentally coming open. Hard sided luggage is the most secure.
The difference is that cable ties are about 3 cents each. :o