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Eric Basu

Eric Basu is a former Navy SEAL, and founder and president of Sentek Consulting, a 50-person defense contractor in San Diego. He can be reached at

Don't forget who's behind a cyberattack

Federal agencies have long taken the leadership position in cybersecurity on one key point; recognizing that it’s not enough to know how networks were hacked, but also to know by whom.

Small government contractors can lead job creation

Small businesses – including the majority of defense contractors – are capable and willing to lead the charge of job creation and economic recovery. We just need support, not accusations and more barriers.