Educated in the United States
For security reasons, information about Malone's family
remains classified. He was born in Ireland and educated
in the United States.
Recruited into the CIA, Malone was once the West's most
successful operator behind the Iron Curtain. He has risked
his life in all four corners of the globe, including spending
some time fighting terrorists in the United States (1),
and is hailed as a legend among the chiefs of the Security
Malone is dedicated to the job, at one point not having
taken a holiday in four years (2).
He can be ruthless, not afraid to sacrifice agents if
he feels that it is necessary (3),
but when it is he feels the guilt associated with the
responsibility he bears (1).
- Malone worked in Chicago on the operation resulting
in the death of Jack Morgan, the father of the FBI agent
killed in Richmond, Virginia. Malone tells Backup that
he still feels responsible for Jack Morgan's death 26
years after the event.