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TSA Vendor Denies Faking Test of Body Imaging Software

TSA Vendor Denies Faking Test of Body Imaging Software

By Jeff Plungis - Nov 14, 2012 4:48 PM PT

(OSIS)’s Rapiscan unit, one of two suppliers of passenger-scanning machines in U.S. airports, may have falsified tests of software intended to stop the machines from recording graphic images of travelers, a U.S. lawmaker said ahead of a congressional hearing today.

The company “may have attempted to defraud the government by knowingly manipulating an operational test,” Representative Mike Rogers, chairman of the House Transportation Security Subcommittee, said in a letter to Transportation Security Administration chief John Pistole Nov. 13. Rogers said his committee received a tip about the faked tests.

Read more: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-14/tsa-vendor-denies-f...

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Rand. Let's help him expose and END the TSA!

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