Blog Posts Tagged with "Retaliation"

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On the Right to Bear Cyber Arms

July 10, 2012 Added by:J. Oquendo

An attacker is decimating my infrastructure. I have purchased and deployed every security technology I can think of. I have contacted law enforcement as a matter of relevance, but I know they will not be able to do much. I have given the service provider two fair warnings. I now fight fire with fire...

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India on Stuxnet Alert

June 19, 2012 Added by:Gregory Hale

The Indian government authorized two agencies to carry out state-sponsored attacks if necessary. The Indian National Security Council is currently finalizing plans that would give the Defense Intelligence Agency and National Technical Research Organization the power to carry out unspecified offensive operations...

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Real Bullets for Digital Attacks

February 09, 2012 Added by:Don Eijndhoven

In May of last year, the US Government published its International Strategy for Cyberspace. The publication made some waves in the international community because in this document the US stated that military reprisals to cyber attacks were now officially on the table...

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Cyber Attacks: Iran Will Retaliate

October 03, 2011 Added by:Joel Harding

What does Iran mean by ‘We will retaliate in cyberspace’? Iran has a record of Shamshir rattling and ‘trash talk’. Yes, Iran has formed a cyber command. Yes, there is a hacker group called the Iranian Cyber Army, and they were defacing pages in China and even took down Baidu...

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How to Be A Private Sector Cyber Mercenary

August 01, 2011 Added by:Kevin McAleavey

Gen. Michael Hayden, former NSA and CIA Director under President Bush, suggested Friday that mercenaries could be the solution to the growing number of digital break-ins. So what happens if we give the "go order" on these only to find out that they bombed a kindergarten with an infected machine?

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