5 Security Tips When Traveling

Travelers are the most vulnerable when venturing into a new city. With backpacks carrying money, tickets, passports and valuable cameras, thieves and predators know who to target and often...

Cops & Body Armor: Not a Given Combo

Numbers from 2008 reveal that only 45% of cops wear body armor while on duty. Those're US numbers, and those are the ones we're talking about today. In many,...

Jane’s, and why it’s useful. Or useless.

Jane's, for anyone interested in security and intelligence, should be a familiar name. The organization compiles security information and intelligence in many areas, creates white-papers and reports along with...

Oh, the horror… more on silly people.

All right, after we got some attention by our latest post, with reference to the Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet's article on a guy who got burned (not literally) by his online dream...

Oh, the insanity…

The then 76-year old Eunice Workman was reported missing seven years ago. People have been looking for her ever since. Turns out that the woman was dead, under a pile...

Security Fails: Best CCTV fails this week!

We're kicking back, because it's Saturday, dude! But security never stops, and so we thought a few nice CCTV fails would be a good start to this fine day...

The Personal Information Blues

Personal information is a wide term, we find. The definition varies from person to person, but in the end, it comes down to a few pieces of information about...

Battle Mug: Scope Not Included

Is having the biggest, baddest mug one of the top priorities in your daily life? Do you like to frighten the guy in the next cubicle by being ten...

Schneier on TSA vs. Private Security: Flaws, Faults & Assumptions

Rand Paul has introduced legislation that is aiming at tightening the reins on the TSA, the US federal agency tasked with transportation security in the country. The TSA has,...

Just because you’re paranoid…

...doesn't mean they're not out to get you. Sound familiar? Well, we'll let you figure out who said it for yourself. Hint? Starts with M and ends with "ulder". Anyway,...