In Depth interviews - Feb. 21

Thursday - 2/21/2013, 8:33pm EST

This is the In Depth show blog. Here you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Today's guests:

Catherine Lotrionte
Director of the Institute for Law, Science and Global Security
Georgetown University

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Cyber security threats are making news in places they've never shown up before. China is the country most experts look at as the perpetrator of cyber attacks. Catherine Lotrionte, director of the Institute for Law, Science and Global Security at Georgetown University, joins In Depth to discuss whether all this transparency about cyber threats is really a good thing.

Private US firms take major role vs. Cyberattacks (related story)

This story is part of Federal News Radio's daily Cybersecurity Update. For more cybersecurity news, click here.

Steve Brunts
Chief Resource Integration Division
Air Force Global Strike Command Headquarters

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A merger between the new media world and the old acquisition world is showing some dividends in the Air Force. Steve Brunts, the chief of the Resource Integration Division at the headquarters of Air Force Global Strike Command, joins In Depth to discuss how the service leveraged the Craigslist model to create its own Repurposing On Base Supplies List, or ROBSLIST.

ROBSLIST and the art of acquisition (related link)

This story is part of Federal News Radio's daily DoD Report. For more defense news, click here.

Also on the show:

White House announces anti-theft trade strategy