Shannon Vavra is a national security reporter for The Daily Beast covering cybersecurity, hacking, and espionage.She previously worked at Axios and CyberScoop, where she covered the NSA, Cyber Command, and cyber-espionage. She received her bachelor’s degree from Tufts University in international relations. Send her tips at shannon.vavra@thedailybeast.com or tips@thedailybeast.com. You can also use our anonymous document submission system, SecureDrop. Click here to find out how.