Talking with Bill Evanina About Threats, Spies and Social Media

| Bill Evanina
Bill Evanina
Director, National Counterintelligence and Security Center

Bill Evanina is the Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) – a part of the U.S. Intelligence Community that leads and supports the government’s counterintelligence and security efforts.   

The NCSC tackles that mission in a number of ways, but a large part of their task is to interact with private sector entities at the greatest risk of being targeted by foreign spies.  The office also works on Insider threats, overhauling the security clearance process, security at U.S. Embassies, and coordinating all double agent operations.

Cipher Brief CEO & Publisher Suzanne Kelly sat down with Director Bill Evanina for The State Secrets podcast.

This is Cipher Brief Level I Member Only content. It can be accessed via login or by signing up to become a Cipher Brief Member.  Joining this high-level, security-focused community is only $10/month (for an annual $120/yr membership).

Cipher Brief Members engage in high-level conversations about national and global security issues every day. If you’re not already a member, you should be.

If you are experiencing any issues with signing up or signing in, please drop an email to [email protected].

We look forward to welcoming you to the community!

The Author is Bill Evanina

As the Former Director of the National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC), William “Bill” Evanina was responsible for leading and supporting the CI and security activities of the US Intelligence Community, the US Government, and US private sector entities at risk from intelligence collection or attack by foreign adversaries. Under NCSC, he oversaw national-level programs and activities such as the National Insider Threat Task Force; personnel security and background... Read More

Learn more about The Cipher Brief's Network here.