For the first time in history, the United States government has formally charged employees of a foreign country’s government with cyber crimes. This comes as the Department of Justice announces it will charge five members of China’s army with hacking into American companies’ networks and stealing corporate secrets. And that begs the question—just how prevalent is this?
Joining LXBN TV to share his thoughts on the matter is Steptoe & Johnson attorney Stewart Baker, an author on the Steptoe Cyberblog. Baker previously served as General Counsel of the National Security Agency and was first Assistant Secretary for Policy at the United States Department of Homeland Security.