What's embarrassing about the WikiLeaks episode isn't just the precarious position the publication of diplomatic cables put the U.S. in with its allies but the likelihood that one, low-level analyst accessed sensitive data without authorization and then leaked them.
We're in the middle of a national identity crisis, and the crisis is only getting worse. The National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace is a solid step in the right direction, but it's a strategy, not an implementation guide.
In poker, it's known as the "tell" - a physical nuance that a player unwittingly exhibits when bluffing. Military researchers are seeking ways to reveal the "tell" among insiders who seek to steal secrets from or damage IT systems.