Covert Affairs: Season 1, Episode 7

Communication Breakdown (24 Aug. 2010)

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Annie and Auggie work together in the field to obtain a code from a Russian hacker--a woman who also just so happens to be Auggie's ex-girlfriend.



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Episode complete credited cast:
Tyler Kostyk ...
Karl the Hacker
Bart Bedford ...
Rod Phillips (FBI)
Hungry Passenger
Melanie Peterson ...
Todd Dulmage ...
Adelaide Humphreys ...


When communication systems throughout D.C. are shut down by a hacker, Auggie is put in the field to obtain the code for the CIA. But his excitement to be doing field work is tempered when he learns that the hacker responsible is Natasha Petrovna...who happens to be his ex-girlfriend. Written by USA Publicity

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In Covert Affairs: Communication Breakdown the device used to scan the boarding passes is not a card scanning device but a graphic calculator (Ti-83) used in most schools. See more »


Natasha Petrovna: You didn't break up with me because the Agency told you to.
Auggie Anderson: Yes, I did. I can show you the memo.
Natasha Petrovna: Oh, please, Auggie. It's a notorious bureaucracy. That memo probably came after you dumped me.
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