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ARE YOU PREPARED FOR THE DEVASTATING EFFECTS OF AN EMP? In the case of an electromagnetic pulse (EMP), everything from electrical infrastructure on a national level to personal electronics could be destroyed. The sudden release of electromagnetic energy caused by man-made (e.g. atmospheric detonation of a nuclear weapon) or natural occurrences (e.g. geomagnetic storms) would be crippling to our survival. Although the likelihood of a severe EMP is rare, it’s a good idea to be prepared for this type of occurrence, just as you should be for all types of disasters. The easiest way to protect important electronics and survival...

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KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM HACKS ARE MAKING NEWS HEADLINES KEYLESS ENTRY SYSTEM HACKS ARE MAKING NEWS HEADLINES Don't be the next victim! Shield your keyfob's signal with the Mission Darkness Faraday Bag designed to prevent the "signal relay" crime. It's a story that's becoming popular across headlines in the news, where criminals are using mysterious radio devices to gain access to automobiles without forceful entry. Owners are bewildered and law enforcement officials are perplexed about how the crime could have occurred so close to home and even in broad daylight. WIRED explains how the crime occurs and advises car owners to keep their keys in...

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Faraday for Transponders -

It's no secret that electronic toll collection (ETC) transponders and tags are being tracked in areas nowhere near a toll station. So why should you be concerned? Join the long heated debate about the pros and cons surrounding the outside uses of data collection from transponders.

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MD Faraday Bag Tester App, product release -

We are proud to announce the release of our brand new faraday bag testing app for iOS! The new Faraday Test app is designed to test the signal blocking strength of faraday bags or other faraday enclosures.  It allows the user to perform a test using WiFi and cell signals to determine whether the faraday enclosure completely or only partially blocks signal transmission.  A report is generated with dB attenuation ratings. The app is extremely simple and gives you the ability to know whether your faraday bags are doing their job of shielding signals effectively.  We made this app to prove...

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Faraday for Keyfob, Prevent car theft -

The need to shield your keyfob was reinforced last week when the National Insurance Crime Bureau issued an alert about a mystery device that opens and starts vehicles.  The new wave of car thefts that prompted the alert are all tied to signal hacking keyless-entry systems in vehicles.  The NICB says there are a number of different devices being offered for sale to thieves that would enable them to unlock and even drive various vehicle models without the physical keyfob being present.   “We’ve now seen for ourselves that these devices work,” said NICB President and CEO Joe Wehrle.  “Maybe...

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