Cyber Combat: Act of War

The Pentagon has concluded that computer sabotage coming from another country can constitute an act of war, a finding that for the first time opens the door for the U.S. to respond using traditional military force. Full Story »

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Posted by: Posted by Jon Mitchell - May 30, 2011 - 7:56 PM PDT
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Edited by: Jon Mitchell - May 31, 2011 - 8:38 AM PDT

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Jon Mitchell
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by Jon Mitchell - May. 31, 2011

Interesting summary of the Pentagon's new approach to cyber war.

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Peter Senese
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by Peter Senese - Jun. 1, 2011

SIOBHAN GORMAN and JULIAN E. BARNES have done a very nice job in discussing the issues of cyber sabotage on our nation's security. Compelling and highly relevant today, resources need to be heavily directed toward online security. The writers present fact in a fair and easily understandable way, and support their views and perspectives with contributing facts and quotes. Nicely done.

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Randy Morrow
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by Randy Morrow - May. 31, 2011

Culpability, military planners argue in internal Pentagon debates, depends on the degree to which the attack, or the weapons themselves, can be linked to a foreign ... More »

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