CBS "Intelligence Matters:" Top counterintelligence official Mike Orlando on foreign espionage threats facing U.S.

CBS "Intelligence Matters:" Top counterintelligence official Mike Orlando on foreign espionage threats facing U.S.

Wednesday, 12 May 2021 14:24

 

By CBS News


May 12, 2021

 

In this episode of Intelligence Matters, host Michael Morell speaks with Mike Orlando, the acting director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center, about the range of foreign espionage threats facing the U.S. from adversaries and challengers like Russia and China. Orlando and Morell discuss how "non-traditional collectors" within the academic and business sectors are increasingly tasked by foreign governments to steal intellectual property and other secrets. Orlando, a career FBI agent who has specialized in counterintelligence, explains how NCSC has sought to warn U.S. private sector entities against espionage threats that have evolved in range and sophistication.

 

Listen to the full interview here:

Top counterintelligence official Mike Orlando on foreign espionage threats facing U.S. – CBS "Intelligence Matters"

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