How a former CIA officer was caught betraying his country

(CBS 60 Minutes) Kevin Mallory was a down on his luck former clandestine case officer for the CIA when he was approached by a man the department of justice believes was a Chinese spy.

Officials say Mallory was a prime target for recruitment.

He was out of work, three months behind on his mortgage, and thousands of dollars in debt.

But as the Chinese would discover, Kevin Mallory wasn’t exactly James Bond.

The Department of Justice agreed to show us how they caught Mr. Mallory and why they believe his recruitment by China is part of a massive clandestine campaign to steal not just national security secrets from the U.S. government, but industrial and technological secrets from American companies. . . . (read the rest)

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