Richard Clarke & Robert Knake, "The Fifth Domain"


Manage episode 239817204 series 1248628
By news on Huffduffer. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Richard A. Clarke and Robert K. Knake discuss their book, "The Fifth Domain", at Politics and Prose 7/22/19. Taking their title from the Pentagon’s term for cyberspace, the authors follow their bestselling Cyber Wars with a detailed look at how hackers, criminals, and autocrats can deploy computer viruses and other forms of cyberattack to shut down essential infrastructures, manipulate data, and even provoke wars. Interested less in the threats than in the solutions, Clarke, who served as White House counterterrorism coordinator under Clinton and George W. Bush, and Knake, a senior fellow at the Council on Foreign Relations and former director for cybersecurity policy at the National Security Council, draw on their extensive experience in government and business to outline a new policy of for "cyber resilience.” Richard A. Clarke is one of the world's leading experts on security, cyberspace, and terrorism. He served in the U.S. government for thirty years, including as White House counterterrorism coordinator under Presidents Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, and became the first White House official placed in charge of U.S. cybersecurity policy. He is the author of eight books (four works of nonfiction and four novels), including the number-on... === Original video: Downloaded by on Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:57:45 GMT Available for 30 days after download

5359 episodes