The Cyber War is Upon Us

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John Carlin
Former Assistant Attorney General for National Security

John Carlin brings a wealth of government experience to his new book, co-written with author Garrett M. Graff, Dawn of the Code War: America’s Battle Against Russia, China, and the Rising Global Cyber Threat.

Part of that government experience includes serving as the former Assistant Attorney General for National Security, as well as the former Chief of Staff and Senior Counsel to former FBI Director Robert Mueller.  Carlin also worked as a National Coordinator for DOJ’s Computer Hacking and Intellectual Property Program, (better known as CHIP), and before that, he served as Assistant U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia.

Under/Cover caught up with Carlin to talk about what he saw during his time in government, that convinced him that the Code War is upon us.

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The Author is John Carlin

John P. Carlin chairs Morrison & Foerster's Global Risk and Crisis Management practice and advises industry-leading organizations in sensitive cyber and other national security matters, white collar investigations, and government enforcement actions. Mr. Carlin previously served as Assistant Attorney General for National Security, the U.S. Department of Justice's highest-ranking national security lawyer.  In this capacity, Mr. Carlin oversaw nearly 400 employees responsible for... Read More

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