Milken 2014: Russia could wage cyber war on U.S.

LOS ANGELES — Russia, enraged by the Obama administration’s sanctions over Ukraine, could strike back at the U.S. via cyber warfare — then deny the attack ever took place, a former top intelligence official said Tuesday.

Russia, considered the second country most adept at cyber warfare after the U.S., could use an attack on American computer systems as a way to seek revenge on the U.S., said Richard Clarke, a top counter-terrorism and intelligence official for both the Clinton and George W. Bush administrations.

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Author: Daniel Garrie

Daniel Garrie is a renowned computer forensics, e-discovery, privacy, and cyber security expert and thought leader. Quoted in Forbes and profiled in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, he is a frequently retained neutral and Chair of Alternative Resolution Center’s (ARC) E-Discovery and Forensic Dispute Resolution practice. Today, Mr. Garrie is a Partner and General Counsel for Law and Forensics LLC, a boutique legal strategy and forensics firm that works with clients across industries to address privacy, e-discovery and forensic issues in the U.S. and abroad.In the past two years, Mr. Garrie has been involved in over 50 e-discovery matters both in the U.S. and abroad.