Category: security

My Home Defense Nightstand

I can’t imagine a much worse scenario than being woken up at night by a noise in your house that an intruder is inside! The overwhelming feeling that someone actually is breaking into your house or someone already inside your home will be a shock to your system. Your heart …

Avoid Detection By Moving SLOWLY

While moving, and regardless of where, how, or why you’re in a situation to avoid detection: Short of being invisible, you need to move SLOWLY to avoid detection. We humans (and most animals) have a very good ability to detect movement. It’s built in to our core survival instincts. Even …

The Golden Horde – Redirecting & Misdirection

First, Who is or What is the “Golden Horde”? While the phrase originally came from the ancient Mongols who overran eastern Europe in the 13th Century, the prepper community uses the phrase as follows: “The “Golden Horde” is (are) the anticipated throngs of unorganized and organized individuals, groups, and ‘gangs’ …

50 Personal Security Tips

Personal security is often overlooked, ignored, or never even thought of. Most people go about their daily lives and routines without a thought of potential danger lurking nearby. It’s great that for the most part we don’t have to worry too much about it. The trap though is your normalcy …

MSB Upgraded to 2048 bit Encryption Internet Security

Modern Survival Blog has been upgraded to ‘https’ (as opposed to ‘http’). https://modernsurvivalblog.com/ For those technically challenged: This simply means we’ve upgraded ModernSurvivalBlog.com so that the internet connection between your computer and our server is secure. The same type of “https://” internet security as banking websites. We have implemented a …

Cooper Color Code For Readiness

Colonel Jeff Cooper was a legend in the shooting and self-defense world. In addition to being instrumental in refining and popularizing many modern pistol and self-defense techniques, Col. Cooper was an advocate of a prepared armed citizenry. He believed that the most important survival tool was the mind. To help …