Both a sophisticated and ultimately disposable piece of spycraft, and the name of the profession of the people who use them.
A class of cybernetic prosthetics worn over the face
A strange mask containing a merciless demon, a parasite on those around it.
Magical curses are rarely cast, as if cast on someone for fun or purely maliciously and the person cursed has not done something seriously wrong, it tends to ricochet back on the curser. Therefore the few who do get cursed are shunned by most people as genuinely guilty,and few will help them.