Security Consultant, Ben Hockman, shares tips on breaking the communication barrier when operating in foreign countries where the locals do not speak your native language. Specifically, the advantages he experienced, having Spanish language skills while working on an assignment in Colombia.
The Silent Witness & Hacking With the proliferation of mobile phones in the public domain, many myths surround the actual truth that lies behind this wireless technology and the inappropriate use of the word Hacking associated with them in recent times. In my past role in a Police Technical Support Unit, I have interrogated […]
EQUIPMENT SELECTION by Andrew Clark In the last article we took a high level look at some of the communications options available to operators on the ground. We also covered some of the aspects that need to be considered when making the appropriate selection of a communications capability for a specific task. In the […]
Communication Planning Communication is vital to our everyday lives. And there are so many ways in which we do it: voice, text, email, tweets, pokes, VIBER, Tikl, BBM, the list is virtually endless. So much do we take the ability to communicate for granted, that it is often overlooked in the planning phase of […]