Charlie Allen

  • Agencies losing time, talent and money due to security clearance reciprocity challenges

    Industry leaders say up to 10% of their cleared intelligence community workforces are idle at any given time, because they’re waiting for agencies to grant, update or transfer a security clearance, according to the Intelligence and National Security Alliance.

  • New security clearance program’s success hangs on right IT, leadership

    A successful transition to the administration’s new federal security clearance program will take the right technology, timing and leadership, former federal intelligence community experts said.

  • OPM breach & cybersecurity

    Charlie Allen and Terry Roberts of the Intelligence and National Security Alliance give their thoughts on the OPM breach and what agencies can do to protect themselves from future attacks. July 3, 2015 (Encore presentation July 10, 2015)

  • Charlie Allen, Senior Intelligence Advisor, Intelligence and National Security Alliance

    This year’s Boston Marathon went off without a hitch. But authorities are still sorting out the lessons of the 2013 terrorist bombing at that fabled race. Charlie Allen, a senior intelligence advisor at the Intelligence…

  • Obama, DoD order reviews of security procedures

    In the wake of the shooting in which 12 civilian and contract employees were gunned down at the Washington Navy Yard Monday, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered a review of security procedures at all Defense Department bases worldwide.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – September 17, 2013

    On the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – May 3, 2013

    On the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.