TaoSecurity On Senate Committee Testimony

Amazing what happens when you’re sick a couple of days.  looks like Richard Bejtlich has started a decent thread on his TaoSecurity blog regarding US Director of National Intelligence Dennis Blair’s US Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing testimony.

In his testimony, DNI Blair began his Annual Threat Assessment of the US Intelligence Community with the following.  The word "began" is highlighted because this section wasn’t buried in the middle of the document.  He discussed digital threats right from the start.

The national security of the United States, our economic prosperity, and the daily functioning of our government are dependent on a dynamic public and private information infrastructure… This critical infrastructure is severely threatened.

Read the entire article here: http://taosecurity.blogspot.com/2010/02/dni-blair-leads-with-apt-as-wake-up.html