Susan Rice Enters Untested Waters With China Cyberthreat

Law360, New York (June 7, 2013, 8:06 PM EDT) -- In selecting Susan Rice as his next national security adviser, President Barack Obama is turning to a trusted confidant and humanitarian who is likely to draw on her experience at the U.N. to back stricter sanctions on Iran, but she remains untested in dealing with the emerging cyberespionage threat from China, experts say.

Rice, who was named as the replacement for outgoing National Security Adviser Tom Donilon by Obama in a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden on Wednesday, is credited with helping secure the...
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