Finding Apple Air Tags

Apple Air Tag

In the world of tracking technology, the pursuit of hidden trackers often mirrors the detective work we see in popular TV series; fans of Better Call Saul may recall Episode 1 of Series 3, where the tenacious Mike Ehrmantraut had a suspicion that there was a tracker on his vehicle. With his dogged determination he […]

Walls have ears and so do watches

Burst Transmitter

In recent years, the worlds of fashion, sport and technology have collided; the introduction of wearable devices provides consumers with live data such heat rates, number of steps walked or calories burnt on that 10km run. With apps providing weather forecasts along with the all-important ability to order an UBER to the wearer’s location or to […]

Office visitors who undertake corporate espionage and IP theft

office visitors

Do you trust everyone who attends your workplace? Whether it be a staff member or a visitor, there is always risk of IP theft and corporate espionage. Consider the five visitors in the above photo; the four on the left are visitors from a consulting firm signing in at concierge and waiting to meet their client. The […]

Store and Forward Bugs are Child’s Play

SD Card

In December 2016, we wrote an article which discussed the threat of bringing smart watches into sensitive areas and the concept of engaging a Technical Surveillance Counter Measures (TSCM) team to monitor meetings in real time for potential data transmission (eavesdropping). However, there is more than one way to skin a cat and the deployment of corporate […]

BYOD – Is your data at risk of an Insider Threat?


The threat of a rogue internal player is often the most challenging to counter. With the ability to copy data onto a plethora of storage mediums, the rogue employee has the potential to steal IP at ease; the introduction of Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD) to the workplace heightens that risk. How would your organisation […]

Australian Bug Detection Group In The News

Rolled newspaper with the headline News

13 October 2021 Our Director and lead TSCM Specialist Alan Earl was interviewed on Channel 7 Morning Show September 2021 We were interviewed by NewsCorp as part of a broader PodCast called EyeSpy June 2018 Our Principal, Alan Earl, was recently interviewed by a local news paper who were interested in our industry. Here is […]

Locating Hidden Cameras

hidden camera

Ever wondered how we locate hidden IP Cameras? Here are a couple of examples of using some of our technology to locate a hidden IP camera in a residential situation: Using a Non Linear Junction Detector Using a thermal image camera Contact Australian Bug Detection Group to help protect your privacy.