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,...

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...

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...

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...

PWaT #3

Pepperspray (pepper) and Mace. Pepper and mace are the two strongest forms of non-lethal weapons private citizens can carry. Anything more potent, and the risk of injury to others, possibly...

PWaT #2

Sound. In addition to light, making specific, loud noise is your best defense when faced with an attack or some sort of hostile action. The human ear is designed to be...

Personal Weapons and Tactics – #1

Weapons for personal use is often a sore and uncomfortable subject. The public in general don't like the thought of people around them carrying weapons of any kind, and...

Emergency Supply Kits and you

The government is a good thing. Many will doubt that statement, and in many cases, that doubt is well founded, but when it comes to thinking up emergency supply...

Diplomatic Security Service public tips

The US Department of State is a massive machinery of diplomacy, foreign policy and - perhaps less known - law enforcement. The Bureau of Diplomatic Security (DS) or Diplomatic Security...