Insider Threat: Chicago engineer arrested for stealing trade secrets

Former CME Group Software Engineer Pleads Guilty to Stealing Globex Computer Trade Secrets While Planning to Improve Electronic Trading in China (FBI, 19 Sept 12) CHICAGO—A former senior software engineer for Chicago-based CME Group Inc. pleaded guilty today to theft of trade secrets for stealing computer source code and other proprietary information while at the […]

Sacred Honor Lost – 25 Sept 12

For background information, see Our Sacred Honor page. The links below are to FBI news releases and only cover from 5 September to 25 September 2012. Government Professionals Former U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Manager Sentenced to Six Years in Prison in Bribery and Kickback Scheme Customs and Border Protection Officer Charged for Assisting Fugitive to Avoid […]

Special DICE Briefing Open to the Public: “The State of America” – October 9

DICEMAN Ray Semko will present a special public DICE briefing called, “The State of America.” This event, which is open to everyone, takes place on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 7 pm. The location is the West Carrolton High School Auditorium in West Carrolton, Ohio, which is south of Dayton, OH. Doors open at 6 pm. It is […]

Case Closure: Insider Threat Hanjuan Jin Gets 4 Years in Prison

Finally a closure to the Hanjuan Jin espionage case, an Insider Threat who worked at Motorola. I love this quote by the judge during sentencing: “It is a technical world that we live in, and the most important thing this country can do is protect its trade secrets.” Motorola trade secrets thief gets 4-year term […]

Two Chinese Nationals Charged with Stealing Trade Secrets in Missouri

Chinese ECONOMIC ESPIONAGE in the Heartland of our Country: From United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri: KANSAS CITY, Mo. – David M. Ketchmark, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced two Chinese nationals were charged in federal court today with attempting to pay $100,000 for stolen trade secrets from Pittsburgh Corning […]

Guard at US Consulate in China admits effort to sell classified info and access

INSIDER THREAT: An American selling America out for $3 million: Bryan Underwood 32 years old (born 1980) Former US Marine Civilian security guard at the US consulate in Guangzhou, China Held Top Secret security clearance Lost $170,000 in the stock market Tried to volunteer to China’s intelligence service to be a spy for money “His greed […]

American Character is at Stake

A recommended article in the Wall Street Journal why increasing entitlements and dependence on the state are damaging to the American character and turning us into a nation of “Takers”: Are Entitlements Corrupting Us? YES The American republic has endured for well over two centuries, but over the past 50 years, the apparatus of American governance has […]

VIDEO: Dishonorable Disclosures

Highly recommended new video documentary to watch about OPSEC, the importance of intelligence and the dangers of leaking that intelligence. Included are interviews with retired officers who were with the Navy Seals, Special Forces and CIA. Dishonorable Disclosures: How Leaks and Politics Threaten National Security  

DICE Radio 27 July

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545 People

I received the below in an email recently. It has been making its rounds around the internet for a long time. Actually a very long time. The original idea/article was written by columunist Charley Reese back in 1985 and he updated it in 1995. In that 1995 article, he wrote about the “$4 trillion plus […]