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Keith Alexander's cybersecurity company scores huge $78M investment

by Chris Bing

The funding primarily comes from a group of blue-chip venture capital firms. Return investors Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers (KPCB) and ForgePoint Capital.

Former NSA director: It's time to trash the federal cybersecurity hierarchy

by Chris Bing

Former NSA Director Keith Alexander told Senators Thursday that the government should undertake a massive reorganization effort that would consolidate some current cybersecurity responsibilities split between the FBI, Homeland Security Department, Defense Department and intelligence community, into a single entity.

NSA's best are 'leaving in big numbers,' insiders say

by Chris Bing

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."