Joel Brenner


America the Vulnerable:
Inside the New Threat Matrix of Digital Espionage, Crime, and Warfare


October 19, 2011
7:00 PM


FPC Parish House
3 Church St., Cambridge, MA 02138


This event is free; no tickets are required.

Cambridge Forum welcomes former National Security Agency insider JOEL BRENNER as part of their fall series, "How We Live Today."

Joel Brenner explores the chilling future of espionage and warfare in the digital matrix that bounds our world. The threats, he argues, are more serious than acts of identity theft and Wikileaks that we are familiar with. Do the laws and protocols that govern “real” world crime apply to digital crime as well? How can this new world “disorder” be regulated?

Joel Brenner
Joel Brenner

Joel Brenner

Joel Brenner is a former senior counsel at the National Security Agency, where he advised on legal and policy issues relating to network security. Previously, he served as the national counterintelligence executive in the Office of the Director of National Intelligence and as NSA's inspector general. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison (B.A.), The London School of Economics (Ph.D.), and Harvard Law School (J.D.). Brenner currently practices law in Washington, D.C., specializing in cyber-security and related issues.

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