Veteran national security reporter Bill Gertz offers a piece at the Free Beacon on the hunt for a spy who is posing as a Navy officer.
Counterintelligence agents from the FBI and Pentagon are pursuing a suspected foreign agent posing as a Navy officer who offered fraudulent contracts to defense contractors in a bid to obtain sensitive and embargoed American technology.
The FBI on Wednesday sent a security alert about the scam uncovered recently by a contractor in Massachusetts to contractors engaged in secret defense work.
An FBI counterintelligence agent stated in the alert that the contractor reported “an individual posing as U.S. Navy officer” was issuing fake Navy contracts for computer and telecommunications equipment.You can read the rest of the piece via the below link:
Note: The above photo of the Pentagon was released by the U.S. Defense Department.