From a security perspective, drones have the potential to nullify many of the protective measures long relied upon to deter and stop ground-based threats. Walls, vehicle barriers, and officers currently offer limited resistance to even a poorly skilled drone operator with a desire to attack or conduct surveillance against a target. Since World War II, the western private sector has largely not faced a serious threat from the air. The notable exception being 9/11, which was unfathomable to most people on 9/10. Who would y an airliner into a building?Read More
There are great advantages for using IFTTT, whether you’re a command center dweller, an executive protection team member, or an executive protection manager (or just a security savvy dude). Uses of IFTTT range from intelligence collection (key work tracking, social media activity tracking, etc) to personal convenience.
What is IFTTT? If This Then That is a free online application that allows the user to automate various functions between different apps...
This is my continuation of the series "How to Leverage Apps in Executive Protection." The conclusion of this series includes the Advance app by AS Solution, which is designed specifically for executive protection professionals. Plus, I discuss several apps that I use to protect my personal information (and thus the executive protection team's information) and more.Read More
This is part-one of my list of essential apps for the executive protection specialist. I am writing this on July 21th, 2016. There is no doubt that these apps will change over time, and some may not exist at the end of the year. However, these apps themselves are not important. What is important, is the types of apps and the functions they serve for the executive protection specialist. Let the below list serve as a template of the types of apps an executive protection specialist should leverage.Read More