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Ex-NSA Employee Sentenced to 22 Years for Trying to Sell U.S. Secrets to Russia
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Ex-NSA Employee Sentenced to 22 Years for Trying to Sell U.S. Secrets to Russia

A former National Security Agency (NSA) employee in the United States was given a sentence of nearly 22 years (262 months) in jail for trying to send confidential documents to Russia. FBI Director Christopher Wray stated, "This sentence should serve as a stark warning to all those entrusted with protecting national defense information that there are consequences to betraying that trust." Between June 6 and July 1, 2022, Jareh Sebastian Dalke, 32, of Colorado Springs, worked as an information systems security designer and had access to sensitive data. Dalke is reported to have communicated with someone he believed to be a Russian agent somewhere between August and September of that year, despite having only a brief employment with the intelligence service read more Ex-NSA Employee...
Ex-NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Leaking Classified Data to Russia
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Ex-NSA Employee Pleads Guilty to Leaking Classified Data to Russia

A former National Security Agency (NSA) employee entered a guilty plea to charges of trying to send Russia confidential defense material. From June 6, 2022, to July 1, 2022, Jareh Sebastian Dalke, 31, worked for the National Security Agency (NSA) as an information systems security designer. He was authorized to view classified material with Top Secret clearance. Over a year has passed since his arrest before the most recent development. "Dalke admitted that between August and September 2022, in order to demonstrate both his 'legitimate access and willingness to share,' he used an encrypted email account to transmit excerpts of three classified documents to an individual he believed to be a Russian agent," the United States Department of Justice (DoJ) stated read more Ex-NSA Employee...