“Booz Allen can confirm that Edward Snowden, 29, has been an employee of our firm for less than 3 months, assigned to a team in Hawaii. News reports that this individual has claimed to have leaked classified information are shocking, and if accurate, this action represents a grave violation of the code of conduct and core values of our firm. We will work closely with our clients and authorities in their investigation of this matter.”
‘And so reads the statement from Booz Allen Hamilton, a management and technology consulting giant - and current employer of the man who shared the clandestine details of the National Security Agency with The Guardian Newspaper and The Washington Post.
Mr. Snowden’s story itself has riveted the attention of both press and public. See his video here.
The Guardian revealed his identity Sunday, at Mr. Snowden’s request.