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Synonyms for cyberwar

an assault on electronic communication networks

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So cyber-warfare evens the scales between minnows and great powers.
South Africa has the most advanced communication infrastructure in Africa and is in the process of developing cyber-security policies since there is potential for the exploitation of vulnerabilities in a cyber-warfare scenario on the continent.
Cyber-warfare between Iran and its foes remains a current issue; a senior Iranian cyber-warfare official was found murdered in October, adding to the tally of Iranian nuclear/ballistic personnel who have been eliminated in recent years.
The launch in the UAE follows the global launch announcement at the company's Cyber Security Summit titled, "How Cyber-Warfare Impacts Corporate IT Security" that was held in New York, late last month.
Our lead consultant, Jeremy Martin, is a cyber-warfare analyst that has consulted top companies and has trained thousands of security professionals in more than 50 countries.
On the possibilities of the governments entering cyber warfare arena, the report said, "In the wake of several publicized cyber-warfare events, there are a number of contributing factors that will drive more countries toward these strategies and tactics," the report said, adding that countries and individual cybercriminals all have access to the blueprints for previous state-sponsored attacks like Stuxnet, Flame and Shamoon.
26 -- Eugene Kaspersky, CEO and co-founder of Kaspersky Lab, named international cooperation and advanced technology as the key requirements to survive the age of cyber-warfare.
This is the only proven case of actual cyber-warfare.
The 'Cyber Blue Team' falls under the Guangdong military command in southern China, and will carry out cyber-warfare drills.
16 (ANI): The chief of the Royal Air Force, Air Chief Marshal Sir Stephen Dalton, has said that Britain should take lessons from the Israeli military in the Gaza in using YouTube and tweets to engage in 21st-century cyber-warfare.
preparedness for cyber-warfare in general and of NATO's commitment
Instead of spending billions on nuclear deterrents and oldstyle ground wars, the MoD should invest in cyber-warfare and counter-terrorism.
The Air Force announced with great fanfare earlier this year that it was elevating the mission of cyber-warfare to an all-important status, and designated the 8th Air Force at Barksdale Air Force Base, La.
Acknowledge that the cyber-terrorist threat exists and prepare for cyber-warfare.
The research showed that almost three quarters of all respondents thought that some kind of cyber-warfare is likely to occur in the near future.