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Protus3 Background Investigation, Security Program Development, Workplace Violence

Over the last couple weeks we have had too many examples of workplace violence and the devastation and the long-term impact it has on the business and the community. As security consultants, we partner with clients to protect their assets, and two of the most critical assets that any company has are its people and its reputation/brand. With that said, …

Expert: Terrorists Look to Hide Bombs in Common Items

Protus3 Security Program Development

This story was originally broadcast on WRAL and posted on their website on November 5, 2010. Raleigh, N.C. — The two mail bombs bound for Chicago that were found in printer cartridges on international flights last week have added a new twist to counter-terrorism efforts in the United States. “The smart bad guys will look at what you’re doing and …

Printer cartridge bombs from Yemen to Chicago. What now?

Protus3 Security Program Development, Training

Over the past few days, the media has reported extensively on the interception of two explosive devices shipped via package delivery carrier from Yemen. These devices are said to have the characteristics of other devices built by fugitive Saudi Ibrahim Hasan al-Asiri who is believed to have constructed the Christmas underwear device worn by Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, and a suicide …