Showing results by author "David Sanger"

Categories

All Categories

117 results
Sort by
    • The Perfect Weapon

    • War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age
    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 464
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 427
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 422

    In 2015, Russian hackers tunneled deep into the computer systems of the Democratic National Committee, and the subsequent leaks of the emails they stole may have changed the course of American democracy. But to see the DNC hacks as Trump-centric is to miss the bigger, more important story: Within that same year, the Russians not only had broken into networks at the White House, the State Department, and the Joint Chiefs of Staff but had placed implants in American electrical and nuclear plants that could give them the power to switch off vast swaths of the country.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • BY FAR the best book to date on this topic!

    • By aaron on 07-09-18

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Confront and Conceal

    • Obama's Secret Wars and Surprising Use of American Power
    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Robertson Dean
    • Length: 15 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 176
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 153
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152

    Three and a half years ago, David Sanger’s book The Inheritance: The World Obama Confronts and the Challenges to American Power described how a new American president came to office with the world on fire. Now, just as the 2012 presidential election battle begins, Sanger follows up with an eye-opening, news-packed account of how Obama has dealt with those challenges, relying on innovative weapons and reconfigured tools of American power to try to manage a series of new threats.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Put yourself in the shoes of the President

    • By Bradford C Rowland on 09-03-12

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S.

    • By: Eric Lipton, David E. Sanger, Scott Shane
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "The Perfect Weapon: How Russian Cyberpower Invaded the U.S." is from the December 13, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Eric Lipton, David E. Sanger and Scott Shane and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • As Russian Hackers Attack, NATO Lacks a Clear Cyberwar Strategy

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "As Russian Hackers Attack, NATO Lacks a Clear Cyberwar Strategy" is from the June 16, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • U.S. Commander Moved to Place Nuclear Arms in South Vietnam

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    In one of the darkest moments of the Vietnam War, the top U.S. military commander in Saigon activated a plan in 1968 to move nuclear weapons to South Vietnam until he was overruled by President Lyndon B. Johnson, according to recently declassified documents cited in a new history of wartime presidential decisions.

    "U.S. Commander Moved to Place Nuclear Arms in South Vietnam" is from the October 07, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Trump’s Strategy on Nuclear Threats Confounds Experts

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    After declaring he has plenty of time to solve the North Korean nuclear crisis, President Donald Trump celebrated on Tuesday what he claimed was an early victory: satellite evidence that the country is dismantling a missile test stand in a small first step toward securing commitments made by its leader, Kim Jong Un, last month in Singapore.

    "Trump’s Strategy on Nuclear Threats Confounds Experts" is from the July 25, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The World Once Laughed at North Korean Cyber Power. No More.

    • By: David E. Sanger, David D. Kirkpatrick, Nicole Perlroth
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    When North Korean hackers tried to steal $1 billion from the New York Federal Reserve last year, only a spelling error stopped them. They were digitally looting an account of the Bangladesh Central Bank, when bankers grew suspicious about a withdrawal request that had misspelled “foundation” as “fandation.”

    "The World Once Laughed at North Korean Cyber Power. No More." is from the October 15, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger, David D. Kirkpatrick and Nicole Perlroth and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • North Korea Nuclear Disarmament Could Take 15 Years, Expert Warns

    • By: William J. Broad, David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    As the Trump administration races to start talks with North Korea on what it calls “rapid denuclearization,” a top federal government adviser who has repeatedly visited the North’s sprawling atomic complex is warning that the disarmament process could take far longer, up to 15 years.

    "North Korea Nuclear Disarmament Could Take 15 Years, Expert Warns" is from the May 28, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by William J. Broad and David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • North Korea’s Missile Success Is Linked to Ukrainian Plant, Investigators Say

    • By: William J. Broad, David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    North Korea’s success in testing a intercontinental missile that appears able to reach the U.S. was made possible by black-market purchases of powerful rocket engines probably from a Ukrainian factory with historical ties to Russia’s missile program, according to an expert analysis being published Monday and classified assessments by U.S. intelligence agencies.

    "North Korea’s Missile Success Is Linked to Ukrainian Plant, Investigators Say" is from the August 13, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by William J. Broad and David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • A History of Secret U.S. Channels, From Jefferson to Kushner

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Fleet Cooper
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    There was Robert F. Kennedy’s still-mysterious phone call with an Izvestia correspondent, actually a Soviet spy, on Dec. 1, 1960, signaling that his brother, the president-elect, wanted to change the nature of the United States’ relationship with its Cold War adversary. It wasn’t exactly a success: First came the Bay of Pigs, then the Cuban missile crisis.

    "A History of Secret U.S. Channels, From Jefferson to Kushner" is from the June 01, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Fleet Cooper.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Trump Suggests North Korean Nuclear Deal Could Take Years

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

     

    President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he had years to reach an agreement with North Korea to rid the country of nuclear weapons, reversing the position he took a year ago that Pyongyang had to disarm rapidly.

    "Trump Suggests North Korean Nuclear Deal Could Take Years" is from the September 27, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Security Breach and Spilled Secrets Have Shaken the NSA to Its Core

    • By: Scott Shane, Nicole Perlroth, David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Jake Williams awoke in April in an Orlando, Florida, hotel where he was leading a training session. Checking Twitter, Williams, a cybersecurity expert, was dismayed to discover that he had been thrust into the middle of one of the worst security debacles ever to befall U.S. intelligence.

    "Security Breach and Spilled Secrets Have Shaken the NSA to Its Core" is from the November 12, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Scott Shane, Nicole Perlroth and David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • In Computer Attacks, Clues Point to Frequent Culprit: North Korea

    • By: Nicole Perlroth, David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Intelligence officials and private security experts say that new digital clues point to North Korean-linked hackers as likely suspects in the sweeping ransomware attacks that have crippled computer systems around the world.

    In Computer Attacks, Clues Point to Frequent Culprit: North Korea" is from the May 15, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by Nicole Perlroth and David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • U.S. Directs Cyberweapons at ISIS for First Time

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "U.S. Directs Cyberweapons at ISIS for First Time" is from the April 24, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • U.S. To Overhaul Nuclear Arsenal Despite the Risk

    • By: David E. Sanger, William J. Broad
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    During his speech last week about Afghanistan, President Donald Trump slipped in a line that had little to do with fighting the Taliban: “Vast amounts” are being spent on “our nuclear arsenal and missile defense,” he said, as the administration builds up the military.

    "U.S. To Overhaul Nuclear Arsenal Despite the Risk" is from the August 27, 2017 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and William J. Broad and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • U.S. Intelligence Failed to Foresee North Korea’s Nuclear Strides

    • By: David E. Sanger, William J. Broad
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    At the start of Donald Trump’s presidency, U.S. intelligence agencies told the new administration that while North Korea had built the bomb, there was still ample time — upward of four years — to slow or stop its development of a missile capable of hitting a U.S. city with a nuclear warhead.

    "U.S. Intelligence Failed to Foresee North Korea’s Nuclear Strides" is from the January 06, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and William J. Broad and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Pentagon Suggests Countering Devastating Cyberattacks With Nuclear Arms

    • By: David E. Sanger, William J. Broad
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    A newly drafted U.S. nuclear strategy that has been sent to President Donald Trump for approval would permit the use of nuclear weapons to respond to a wide range of devastating but non-nuclear attacks on U.S. infrastructure, including what current and former government officials described as the most crippling kind of cyberattacks.

    "Pentagon Suggests Countering Devastating Cyberattacks With Nuclear Arms" is from the January 17, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and William J. Broad and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • U.S., in Footsteps of Russia, Is Moving to Fortify Its Nuclear Arsenal

    • By: David E. Sanger, William J. Broad
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    A treaty committing the United States and Russia to keep their long-range nuclear arsenals at the lowest levels since early in the Cold War goes into full effect Monday. When it was signed eight years ago, President Barack Obama expressed hope that it would be a small first step toward deeper reductions, and ultimately a world without nuclear weapons.

    "U.S., in Footsteps of Russia, Is Moving to Fortify Its Nuclear Arsenal" is from the February 04, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger, William J. Broad and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • Iran Says Oil Deal With Europe Is Close

    • By: David E. Sanger
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, said on Saturday that Tehran was closing in on an agreement to sell oil to European nations despite U.S. threats of sanctions against any countries that do business with Iran.

    "Iran Says Oil Deal With Europe Is Close" is from the September 29, 2018 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • To the Moon, North Korea? Or Does a Rocket Have a Darker Aim?

    • By: David E. Sanger, William J. Broad
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    "To the Moon, North Korea? Or Does a Rocket Have a Darker Aim?" is from the September 26, 2016 World section of The New York Times. It was written by David E. Sanger and William J. Broad and narrated by Kristi Burns.

    Regular price: $0.95

Show titles per page
  • 1
  • 2
  • ...
  • 6