COVID and Navigating the New Middle East Challenges

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Our Collective Mission on Groundhog Day

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Why Should I Care about Quantum Computing?

‘Quantum computing’ is a phrase used more frequently in national security conversations these days. What does it mean?  In its simplest definition, quantum computing involves the behavior of sub-atomic particles in computing, which translates into a fundamentally different way computers can solve problems.  Quantum computing is part of an emerging field known as Quantum Information...

A Candid Take on the Middle East Peace Plan

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Avenging the Death of Qassem Soleimani

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Is the Maximum Pressure Campaign Working with Iran?

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Kim Jong Un’s Frustration and the Risk of Hybrid Warfare

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NATO’s Most Elite Operators and their Biggest Challenges

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What Are Protests in the Middle East Signaling?

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Tom Bossert’s Plan to Hijack the Hack

Tom Bossert spends a lot of time thinking about hacking.  The former Homeland Security Advisor to President Trump who also served as the country’s Chief Risk Officer and Senior Advisor on cyber, left his White House position in 2018. It happened just after Bossert spoke at The Cipher Brief’s Annual Threat Conference.  He returned to Washington to find that under then-incoming National...