Analysis: North Korea’s
While much of the
focus on North Korea has been on efforts by the U.S. to negotiate a
The cyber threat posed
by Pyongyang remains a real threat, just out of view of
Through network intrusions, North Korean
state-sponsored hackers aim to glean crucial military and
diplomatic intelligence from foreign networks, fill the coffers of
the ruling Kim regime and help finance the Korea People's Army's
(KPA) build up.
The Homeland: The Secretaries Series:
A Candid Conversation with Janet Napolitano
Homeland’ is bringing you a series of candid, intimate interviews with
former Directors of the Department of Homeland Security throughout the
month of October.
DHS was born out of
9/11, in an effort to provide greater oversight and
communication to better help address threats to the homeland.
Since it was created,
however, DHS has had its share of challenges…
The Cipher Brief’s
Senior Editor for ‘The Homeland’, Todd Rosenblum, talked with
former Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano,
about lessons learned since 9/11, how the threats have changed,
and what her experiences tell her about where we
Long before 'The Best of Enemies' was
published (on sale today), movie producer Ron Howard and Imagine
Entertainment optioned the book with an eye toward making a motion
picture from the tale…
'The Best of Enemies'
has all the elements that Hollywood loves…
To start, it has two
quirky and colorful lead characters, CIA Officer Jack 'Cowboy'
Platt and KGB Officer Gennady Vasilenko…
And as the book's title
suggests, the men, on opposite sides of the Cold War, develop a
deep, abiding and unlikely friendship that survived a brutal cold
war and, at times, even more cruel peace at a time when a supposed
warming of relations between their countries hid an icy resolve to
expose traitors in their midst.