Glass Houses: Privacy, Secrecy, and Cyber Insecurity in a Transparent World

Glass Houses: Privacy, Secrecy, and Cyber Insecurity in a Transparent World


A chilling and revelatory appraisal of the recent faces of espionage and conflict at the electronic battleground

Shortly after September 11, Joel Brenner entered the interior sanctum of yankee espionage, first because the inspector normal of the nationwide safety supplier, then because the head of counterintelligence for the director of nationwide Intelligence. He observed at shut variety the battleground on which adversaries are attacking us: cyberspace.

Like the remainder of us, governments and companies inhabit “glass houses,” all yet obvious to a brand new new release of spies who function remotely from such locations as China, the center East, Russia, or even France. during this pressing take-heed call, Brenner attracts on his awesome history to teach what we can—and cannot—do to avoid cyber spies and hackers from compromising our safeguard and stealing our newest know-how.

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