This month's Direct Hit Quotes:
"We can't control the weather, but we can do a lot more to control the information and communications technology systems we use globally." - Howard Schmidt, member of the International Multilateral Partnership Against Cyber-Terrorism international advisory board, in Countries Collaborate to Counter Cybercrime
"If people travel in a hostile cyberenvironment-and China and Russia are two-I warn them not to take the same PDAs and phones they use when they are home." - Dr. Joel F. Brenner, national counterintelligence executive in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, in The Corporate Cyberspace Menace You Don't Know
U.S. Army soldiers from Alpha Company, 1st Battalion, 15th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Heavy Brigade Combat Team, 3rd Infantry Division, take a knee and scan for enemy personnel while waiting to conduct a joint clearing operation in a group of small villages south of Salman Pak, Iraq.