COMSEC SPOT Report: Teslacrypt is dead

As of late May 2016, TeslaCrypt, a manufacturer of ransomware, shut down their command and control network and released the master decryption key for TeslaCrypt versions 3.0 & 4.0. Victims of the ransomware are even being directed to a splash screen containing the master decryption key instead of instructions on how to pay the ransom…

BLKTMKT review part three

Justin, the founder of BLKMKT, has written me back concerning the review I posted. I wanted to share this new information, as a lot has apparently changed with the company and the site in such a short time. I am enjoying observing the morphology of BLKMKT and hope that it will continue to be a…

US Border Patrol friendly businesses

Similar to my “PMC friendly businesses” post, I wanted to create a resource for companies that regularly stock the colourway that US Border Patrol regularly use. Despite being an agency with over twenty thousand employees, a lot of companies have eliminated Olive Drab from their regularly available options. Twenty thousand pales in comparison to the…

Brothers in Arms: Road to Hill 30 review

Predecessor to the game I recently vilified, Hell’s Highway, Road to Hill 30 gets certain things right, but also continues certain trends of inaccuracies that are present throughout the series of Brothers in Arms. Some might say Road to Hill 30 is a “heavily cinematic” experience. I suppose they might be right; unskippable cut scenes…

BLKMKT.org review part 1

BLKMKT.org is a dedicated marketplace for tactical and firearms equipment. The founder and the site itself may refer to it as a social media site, but it’s probably best to consider it as a direct alternative to trolling the various forums, Armslist and Gunbroker for deals and sales. I was aware of this site for…