The United States has far better oversight and transparency about its intelligence operations than do many of the nations criticizing it, according to the two leading congressmen in the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
Defeating ISIL will require ground forces from Arab countries. The United States must step up and commit to supporting them if they are to prevail.
Technology-spawned information has become too untamed for government to manage it.
The flood of leaks from the intelligence community may be caused in part by classifying too much information as secret.
The Internet of Things offers the potential of a networking revolution. But, while the theory is sound, its realization must overcome many hurdles first.
The Internet of Things will be everything to malevolent cybermarauders. Terrorists, criminals and hackers will have a field day out-innovating the defenders of cyberspace.
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.