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Former FBI Special Agent Terry J. Albury Is Headed to Prison

Christopher Burgess / Oct 19, 2018

Terry J. Albury will go to prison for sharing classified with the Intercept, a publication with a long track record of printing leaked classified information. What were his methods and how does his sentence stack up against other recent leakers?

Former SSCI Security Director James Wolfe Pleads Guilty to Lying to FBI

Christopher Burgess / Oct 15, 2018

James A. Wolfe, accused of sharing classified information with NYT reporter Ali Watkins, did a 180-degree turn and pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI.

Chinese Intelligence Targeting of GE Aviation Reveals Chinese Mode of Operations

Christopher Burgess / Oct 11, 2018

China’s MSS targeted GE Aviation and got burned, as senior MSS officer was arrested and extradited to the U.S. facing espionage charges. This episode helps reveal the M.O. of the MSS – here’s how to protect yourself from becoming their target.

House Staffer Arrested for Doxing Senators

Christopher Burgess / Oct 4, 2018

Jackson Cosko accessed Senate files to collect personal information on senators and then doxed them – revealing the home addresses of Sen. Mitch McConnell, Sen. Mike Lee, Sen. Orrin Hatch, and Sen. Lindsey Graham.

When the SF-86 Is a Lie, Chinese Espionage Follows

Christopher Burgess / Sep 27, 2018

Ji Chaoqun, a Chinese citizen successfully leveraged the MAVNI program and joined the U.S. Army Reserves. As the FBI eventually uncovered, he was also a spy for the Chinese government.

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