In an April 30, 2014 article, TechNewsWorld
quoted Venable partner and retired Navy Rear Admiral Jamie Barnett
on the issue of when it is appropriate and advantageous for the U.S. government to reveal its cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
“This is a constant debate in the intelligence community,” he said. “It has to be looked at from a national security standpoint. It’s a balancing decision. The pros have to be weighed with the cons.”