Chenega Europe Blog

Tips from Chenega Europe to ensure you stay safe in the event of an attack or incident this festive period.

The same law enforcement scenarios are played out every day, in almost every country in the world. The only thing that varies is the reaction to them.


Whether you fear them, lust after them, or still aren’t really sure what they are… drones are the future. There’s no question about it.

WhatsApp's end-to-end encryption and censorship in China is under the microscope. We take a look at what is going on...

“Information does not have to be secret to be valuable” – Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)

Presidents and Senior Executives from across Chenega Corporation attended meetings with local technology and cyber firms in Belfast last week.

A look into the different layers of the Internet. Starting at the surface with the Open Web, then diving into the Deep and Dark web and the specialist software required to access them.

With the ever-increasing requirement for having online access all the time, users are more often connecting to public WiFi networks or hotspots than before, such as in an airport, hotel or public place. Wifi networks are becoming more popular and powerful and devices can easily connect to them, but they do pose a high security risk.

Once a smartphone, laptop of other device is connected to a public network, hackers can very easily intercept a user’s online activity and even gain access to the device itself.


Fake news has become a daily occurrence in the digital era. Difficult to detect and prolific across social media, fake news can easily disguise itself as legitimate news and go viral. Open source and social media intelligence have proven key to distinguishing the fake from the real.

Here are our top tips on how to spot fake news and identify fake websites and website hacks...

Chenega Europe has partnered with Belfast technology company, InphoActive, to create the Chenega Immersive training experience. This 360˚ immersive training package uses virtual reality/augmented reality headsets to allow students to experience the sights and sounds experienced by law enforcement officers in a safe learning environment. Student reaction can be fully monitored and audited for both training and assessment purposes.


Thanks to our partners at InphoActive for joining us at the Security and Counter Terror Expo in London last week to demo this new technology.