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Speaking at a private dinner for tech security executives at the St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco in late February, America’s cyberdefense chief boasted how well his organizations protect the country from spies.

U.S. teams were “understanding the adversary better than the adversary understands themselves,” said Gen. Paul Nakasone, boss of the National Security Agency and U.S. Cyber Command, according to a Reuters reporter present at the Feb. 26 dinner. His speech has not been previously reported.

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