Allan Friedman: Papers and Media


GovInfoSecurity:  The Real Aim of U.S. Indictment of Chinese

CTV (Canada TV) appearance

Allan Friedman on U.S.-China Cyber Espionage Charges

Blog appearance:  "The mysterious disappearance of China’s elite hacking unit," The Switch (The Washington Post)

Interview:  “Heartbleed.” WTOP, Washington, 4/9/14 (audio)

Cybersecurity and Cyberwarfare (C-SPAN Video Library)

Cybersecurity and Cyberwar: What Everyone Needs to Know. Oxford University Press, 2014 (with Peter Singer)


"Cyber Theft of Competitive Data: Asking the Right Questions" Brookings Institution, 2013. 

"Cyber-enabled Competitive Data Theft: A Framework for Modeling Long-Run Cybersecurity Consequences" Working Paper, 2013 (with Austen Mack-Crane, and Ross Hammond)

"Cybersecurity and Trade: National Policies, Global and Local Consequences" Brookings Institution, 2013.

"Why Wasn't the NSA Prepared?" The Atlantic, 2013. 


"Health Information Exchanges and Megachange" Brookings Institution, 2012. (with Darrell West)


"Cybersecurity in the Balance: Weighing the Risks of the PROTECT IP Act and the Stop Online Piracy Act" Brookings Institution, 2011

"Economic and Policy Frameworks for Cybersecurity Risks" Issues in Technology Innovation, 2011.

"Online Identity and Consumer Trust: Assessing Online Risk" Brookings Report, 2011. (With Patrick Crowley and Darrell West)

"Cyber-sword vs. cyber-shield: The Dynamics of US Cybersecurity Policy Priorities" Working paper, 2011. (With Tyler Moore and Ariel Procaccia)


Privacy and Security in Cloud Computing. Issues in Technology Innovation Vol. 3, 2010. (with Darrell West)

”Would a ’Cyber Warrior’ Protect Us? Exploring Trade-offs Between Attack and Defense of Information Systems” New Security Paradigms Workshop. (2010) (With Tyler Moore and Ariel Procaccia)