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NATO Ambassador: How The Ukraine Crisis Fits Cyber War Narrative
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7/8/2016 | 6:33:51 AM
Cyber Warfare the Latest Spoof.
Like terrorist attacks hacking and cyberattacks are only really credible when they are effective. Pointing to a smoking ruin, or a bloody massacere or a nuclear program on the rocks is proof that cyber, or other terrorist attacks,  attacks are effective. Claiming to have averted such attacks - as in the election attacks in Ukraine - is as miuch the stuff of fiction as movied adaptation of historical fact.  There is business and vast wealth  in Cyber defense and like any good anti-virus program - discovering your problems and offering a solution for them is the best marketing money can buy.

 

The lovely thing about cyber attacks is that they create excuses, fingers can be pointed and the 'proof' is not really required (or comprehensible).  Much like the current Ukrainian political  situation.


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