technical surveillance countermeasures


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technical surveillance countermeasures

Techniques and measures to detect and neutralize a wide variety of hostile penetration technologies that are used to obtain unauthorized access to classified and sensitive information. Technical penetrations include the employment of optical, electro-optical, electromagnetic, fluidic, and acoustic means as the sensor and transmission medium, or the use of various types of stimulation or modification to equipment or building components for the direct or indirect transmission of information meant to be protected. Also called TSCM. See also counterintelligence.
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The US-headquartered company will showcase a suite of portable technical surveillance countermeasures equipment that quickly detects electronic surveillance devices including hidden cameras and microphones, eavesdropping bugs, and other transmitters.
The Espionage Research Institute International (ERII) today announced registration is open for the 2015 Annual Counterespionage Conference, an event for technical surveillance countermeasures (TSCM), counterintelligence and counterespionage professionals worldwide.
Despite the promise of the device, however, experts in technical surveillance countermeasures (TSCM) are skeptical that it will be the best tool for the task.
In addition to providing threat and vulnerability assessment services, Protective Countermeasures & Consulting will specialize in technical surveillance countermeasures, sweeps, counter espionage and counter terrorism as well as bomb and drug detection.
Only then should you attempt to call a technical surveillance countermeasures professional.
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