Undercover Lyft with Demi Lovato
Watch Demi Lovato take a break from her Future Now tour and CAST speaking events to go undercover as a Lyft driver. Even after some Jonas Brothers jokes and ...
10 Spies Who Aren’t Household Names
We've all heard of Mata Hari, Nathan Hale and, more recently, Anna Chapman. But given the nature of the job, it's probably safe to say that the most successful spies don't always become household name...
Double agent
In the field of counterintelligence, a double agent (also double secret agent) is an employee of a secret intelligence service, whose primary purpose is to spy on a different target organization, but ...
Karl Moor (Swiss banker)
Karl Moor (11 December 1852 in Fribourg – 14 June 1932 in Berlin) was a Swiss communist, and a channel for German financing of the 19th-century European Bolshevik movement.He was the illegitimat...
Ashok Chaturvedi
Ashok Chaturvedi was the chief of India's external intelligence agency the Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) from 1 February 2007 to 31 January 2009. Chaturvedi succeeded P.K.H. Tharakan, a 1968 b...
10 Spies Who Aren’t Household Names
We've all heard of Mata Hari, Nathan Hale and, more recently, Anna Chapman. But given the nature of the job, it's probably safe to say that the most successful spies don't always become household name...
Robert Poley
Robert Poley, or Pooley (fl. 1568–1602). Double agent, government messenger and agent provocateur employed by members of the Privy Council during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, he was described as "t...
R. N. Kao
Rameshwar Nath Kao (10 May 1918 – 20 January 2002) was a spymaster and the first chief of India's external intelligence agency, the Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) from its founding in 1969 to 1...
R. N. Kao - Wikipedia
Jerzy Pawłowski
Jerzy Pawłowski (Warsaw, October 25, 1932 – January 11, 2005, Warsaw) was a Polish fencer and double agent.
While a major in the Polish Army, Pawłowski won the gold medal in the individual m...
Henri Devillers
Henri Devillers (1914–1942) was a V-mann (agent for penetration) for the Abwehr III F (Nazi counter-espionnage).Devillers was taken prisoner in 1940, and obtained his freedom in exchange for promising...
Katsa
A katsa is a field intelligence officer of the Mossad, the national intelligence agency of Israel. A katsa collects information and runs agents, similar to a case officer of the CIA.
The word 'kat...
Agent provocateur
An agent provocateur (French for "inciting agent") is an undercover agent who acts to entice another person to commit an illegal or rash act or falsely implicate them in partaking in an illegal act. ...
Agent provocateur - Wikipedia
Labor spy
A labor spy is a person recruited or employed for the purpose of gathering intelligence, committing sabotage, sowing dissent, or engaging in other similar activities, typically within the context of a...
Labor spy - Wikipedia
Marthe Cnockaert
Marthe Mathilde Cnockaert (28 October 1892 – 8 January 1966), later Marthe McKenna, was a Belgian spy for the United Kingdom and its allies during the First World War. She later became a novelist, and...
Gustav Steinhauer
Gustav Steinhauer was born in Berlin c. 1870. He was an officer of the Imperial German Navy who in 1901 became head of the British section of the German Admiralty's intelligence service, the Nachricht...
Field agent
In espionage, a field agent is an agent who works in the field as opposed to one who works at the office or headquarters.
Intelligence officer
An intelligence officer is a person employed by an organization to collect, compile and/or analyze information (known as intelligence) which is of use to that organization. The terminology of 'Officer...
Non-official cover
In espionage, agents under non-official cover (NOC) are operatives who assume covert roles in organizations without ties to the government for which they work. Such agents or operatives are typically ...
Covert agent
The term covert agent can have many meanings, depending on context.
As it is used in the United States Intelligence Community, it is legally defined in 50 USCA §426.The definition is subject to ju...
Sleeper agent
A sleeper agent is a spy who is placed in a target country or organization, not to undertake an immediate mission, but rather to act as a potential asset if activated. Sleeper agents are popular plot ...
Official cover
In espionage, an official cover operative is one who assumes a position in an organization with diplomatic ties to the government for which the operative works.Official cover operatives are granted a ...
Johnny Jebsen
Johann "Johnny" Jebsen was an anti-Nazi German intelligence officer and British double agent (code name Artist) during the Second World War. Jebsen recruited Dušan Popov (who became the British agent ...
Johnny Jebsen - Wikipedia
Resident (title)
A Resident, or in full Resident Minister, is a government official required to take up permanent residence in another country. A representative of his government, he officially has diplomatic function...
Agent of influence
An agent of influence is an agent of some stature who uses his or her position to influence public opinion or decision making to produce results beneficial to the country whose intelligence service op...
Agent of influence - Wikipedia