The intrepid Susan Katz Keating is breaking a big story on Time.com that is merely the tip of an iceberg....
Retired admiral Mike Mullen, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, recently surrendered personal computers to the FBI in the course of an ongoing investigation into international cyber activity, sources familiar with the probe tell Time. Mullen is not the target of an inquiry, the sources said, and is assisting the bureau.
“Admiral Mullen, now a private citizen, has responded to very specific requests and is cooperating with an ongoing cyber investigation he has been informed is focused overseas,” Mullen’s office said in an e-mailed statement. Mullen is a member of two governmental advisory boards, one at the CIA, and is a member of the State Department’s investigation into the attack on the U.S. consulate in Benghazi..."
I suspect this is merely the tip of a significantly bigger/broader iceberg yet to be fully appreciated.