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State-Sponsored Doxing and Manipulation of the U.S. Election: How Should the U.S. Government Respond?

As Thomas Rid explains in this terrific piece in Esquire, the Russian government has developed a remarkable capacity for blending the fruits of espionage with information operations designed to manipulate public opinion abroad.  It has deployed this capacity in the past in various contexts without generating much discussion in U.S. circles, but recent activities apparently designed to impact the U.S.

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The Lawfare Podcast: An Interview with Independent Presidential Candidate Evan McMullin

Lawfare's Carrie Cordero came on the podcast to interview independent presidential candidate Evan McMullin on how his experience in national security operations and policy influenced his decision to make a late independent bid for the presidency.


More on Securing the Election

Over at the Richmond Times-Dispatch I have an op-ed entitled Act Now To Prevent Election Cyberattack. In it, I argue that - in 9/11 parlance - "the system is blinking red" and we should listen to the technical security experts who are warning that more aggressive action and coordination is needed to secure the election and maintain confidence in its integrity.

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