October 23, 2021
Christopher J. Castelli
Christopher J. Castelli was a senior correspondent for Inside Cybersecurity until March 2016. He attended the White House’s cybersecurity summit in Silicon Valley and covered the Department of Homeland Security’s efforts to develop standards for sharing cyber threat data. In a recent scoop, he shed light on the U.S. government’s assessment of the greatest cyber risks to national security.
Chris has nearly two decades of experience reporting on national security and Congress. He covered the Pentagon for Inside Defense. Two years before the 9/11 attacks, he broke the news of the Hart-Rudman panel’s prediction that terrorism would bloody U.S. soil in the 21st century. His work has won journalism awards from the National Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists and the Society of American Business Editors and Writers. He has appeared as a guest on CNN. He has repeatedly spoken to military audiences about the role of the press.