Diplomatic Immunity

The White House this week released a plan to stop state sponsored hacking, like the one uncovered by Mandiant this week, through the use of diplomatic pressure.  The 72 page report details the measures that the White House is willing to use as leverage.  The strategy stops short of threatening economic or other types of… Read More

Economic Espionage vs. Innovation

For the first time, the United States has publicly announced that it believes China is the world’s leading source of economic espionage. Robert Bryant, U.S. National Counterintelligence Executive, released the report Wednesday, essentially confirming what many government officials have been saying privately for years. The silver medal goes to Russia, who, in the words of… Read More