Senate bill asks Obama administration to define cyber war

Historically when a country has been attacked deciding whether or not to declare war or how to properly respond has been a relatively straight-forward task. Pearl Harbor bombed, declare war; merchant ships targeted by U-Boats, declare war; German tanks roll over your border, declare war. Jump to the 21st Century with warfare being waged over…

Carter says cyber warfare on DAESH can set model | TRT World

Cyber attack techniques used by the US-led coalition against DAESH could also be used by other countries, US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said on Wednesday.Speaking in California, Carter told reporters that the US-led coalition used electronic techniques to disrupt and degrade the terrorist organization’s ability to organize and said an unspecified number of other countries…

World War III? Cyber, Economic Battles Take Over – Seeker

Tens of millions of people died in World War I and World War II as nations fought over resources, territory and ideology. But in the 21st century, economic and cyber-warfare between warring countries have largely replaced tanks, bombers and troops.As tensions continue to ratchet up between Russia and Ukraine over the province of Crimea, could…

Cyber Warfare – Who are you going to call? – SC Magazine

If your organization is connected to the Internet, you are very likely engaged in cyber warfare whether you like it or not.Nation States, organized crime, terrorist and hacktivists are either attacking or exploiting your systems, or they are using your organization’s systems as a platform to conduct cyber warfare. The question you need to ask…