Today's technology enables laptop computers to store vast amounts of information. Laptop computers are a high-risk target for theft and require us to take special safeguards to protect them. The capabilities of laptop computers also create significant technical vulnerabilities. For example, infrared and modem capabilities can cause data to be transferred without the users' knowledge.
Since the East Africa bombings, we've received threats on virtually all continents where we have facilities, ... And every one of our embassies has received some sort of a threat -- be it a bomb threat or something even more serious.