Tag Archives: Tradecraft

Hide your Spare Key Like a Spy with this DIY Dead Drop Key Hider

Do you have a spare key hidden outside of your home and wonder just how secure it is? Perhaps you… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 29 Comments

The Moscow Rules: Cold War Directives for Tradecraft and Espionage

During the Cold War, a list of rules was developed to keep operatives safe. While there’s debate that the list… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Visiting the International Spy Museum: A Photo Tour

Ever since learing about the International Spy Museum‘s opening, back in July of 2002, I’ve wanted to visit. Being the… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Inside Red Team Operations, Part 3: Execute, Execute, Execute!

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Inside Red Team Operations

3 of 3 in the series Inside Red Team OperationsThis is the final article of the Inside Red Team Operations… View Article

Posted in Security | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

DIY Dead Drop Devices to Hide and Pass Messages like a Spy

Today I’m going to share some techniques with you that I came up with for creating dead drop devices during… View Article

Posted in DIY, Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Learn how to Gather Intel with SCG International: The Graduate School of Tactical Training

The graduate school of tactical training you say? really? I was a bit skeptical myself when I first saw the… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 16 Comments

Learn the Secrets of CIA Tradecraft

Did you know that the CIA hired a magician to write a pair of tradecraft manuals for them in the… View Article

Posted in Reading, Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , | 6 Comments

Relive the Cold War with Hollow Spy Coins

So you’ve got some secret information to pass to your contact, who’s cleverly disguised as the friendly Hot Dog vendor… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

The Moscow Rules

Developed by the CIA, the Moscow Rules are an ode to the dangerous locale that Moscow was during the Cold… View Article

Posted in Tradecraft | Tagged , , , , , , | 7 Comments