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Meet the man responsible for teaching some of the NSA’s best young hackers

by Chris Bing • 3 months ago

Underlining the NSA's race to hire the best and brightest is a list of universities that offer myriad of computer security training programs, each providing a stepping stone into the secretive agency. In this context, Carnegie Mellon University is to the NSA what the University of Alabama is to the NFL.

NSA’s best are ‘leaving in big numbers,’ insiders say

by Chris Bing • 4 months ago

Low morale at the NSA is causing some of the agency’s most talented people to leave in favor of private sector jobs, former NSA director Gen. Keith Alexander said Tuesday. Several other agency insiders supported his assertion that the NSA is experiencing a "brain drain."