Day 7: 9:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Bauer sends Quinn’s image to Walker for identification. She informs Bauer that Quinn is affiliated with Starkwood, a military company that is run by Hodges. She also reveals that Mayer is currently investigating Starkwood’s activities. Bauer heads to Mayer’s. Moss finds out that Walker is aiding Bauer and has Gold check her computer. She finds an encrypted file that needs a skilled technician. Morris arrives and agrees to decrypt the file in exchange for Chloe’s release. Bauer and Mayer start working on the latter’s computer for clues. Quinn arrives and kills Mayer before Bauer escapes to a construction site, where he manages to kill Quinn. Bauer checks Quinn’s cell phone and finds the location, calling Almeida and telling him to meet him there with the necessary tools. Meanwhile, Ken Dellao, a reporter, asks Kanin about his authorization of the interrogation that caused the death of Burnett. Kanin confronts Olivia for leaking the information, which he denies and persuades Allison that she was not involved.