Funding Boost for Australian Counter Terrorism & Counter Espionage Agencies

The Hon. Peter Dutton, MP – Minister for Home Affairs – Australia, announced on Saturday (30.03.19) that law enforcement and security agencies will receive significant funding boosts in next week’s Federal Budget.  The Morrison Coalition Government will provide an additional $512 million to the Australian Federal Police (AFP) and an additional $58 million to the … More Funding Boost for Australian Counter Terrorism & Counter Espionage Agencies

Book Claims Irish Rubgy Employed Ex British Spy to Search for Bugs

A new book, Client Confidential written by a former British army intelligence officer Seán Hartnett (pseudonym) claims that the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) was so worried about media leaks they employed him to search for bugs in their Dublin headquarters.  He claims that the fear was triggered after the contents were reported “almost word for … More Book Claims Irish Rubgy Employed Ex British Spy to Search for Bugs

Moroccan Armed Forces to Modernise With Focus on Counter-Espionage

Morocco has launched a strategy to modernise its army, focusing on developing its technological and counter-espionage capabilities. The General Inspector of the Royal Moroccan Armed Forces, General Abdelfattah Louarak, gave instructions to military leaders in the Kingdom to implement a new strategy focused on manufacturing and counter-espionage claims the Middle East Monitor. Moroccan newspaper Al-Massae quoted an … More Moroccan Armed Forces to Modernise With Focus on Counter-Espionage

Australian Crack Unit to Ward Off Threats From Espionage

A counter-espionage unit has been created within the Department of Home Affairs to link ASIO, the Australian Federal Police, Defence and other key government agencies in operations against foreign spies, following advice that more resources were needed to tackle unprecedented foreign interference. The Australian has confirmed that cabinet approved the transfer of a senior ASIO official … More Australian Crack Unit to Ward Off Threats From Espionage

Briefcase fitted with Faraday Cage used to Protect Brexit Documents and Electronic Equipment

In a Telegraph exclusive,  it has been reported that The Rt Hon David Davis, Secretary of State for Exiting the European Union (Brexit Minister) uses a special briefcase fitted with a Faraday cage to protect Brexit documents and his electronic equipment. A Faraday cage is an enclosure used to block all wireless signals, whether that … More Briefcase fitted with Faraday Cage used to Protect Brexit Documents and Electronic Equipment