The U.S. intelligence community had a good read on the unfolding events in Ukraine and with ISIL in Syria and Iraq. However, even the community's prescience has its limits.
Snowden and Manning have done serious damage to U.S. intelligence capabilities, and adversaries are adjusting their activities in response.
Cyber intelligence sharing must change its nature as well as expand its reach.
Organizations cannot hope to counter cyber intruders if they don't fully understand their own network and why they are targeted.
Food, water, disease and energy increasingly are becoming disruptive to global security. Accordingly, they are moving up the intelligence priority list.
The intelligence community is striving to determine how it can work with industry early, before requirements for capabilities are confirmed, to get out ahead of challenges.
The first U.S. national intelligence strategy in five years is released exclusively in unclassified form.
Demands for "immaculate collection" of intelligence data are putting U.S. national security at risk.
Cyber is the prime concern of the intelligence community, and going forward, every identity problem is a cyber issue.
The Department of Homeland Security is looking to roll out a new central biometric system in the next two to four years.