Cyber Warfare

………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. ………. When Alex Gibney released “Zero Days,” his movie about the Stuxnet program that slowed Iran’s nuclear development, this year, his portrait of the unsettled state of cyberwarfare was already unnervingly relevant. But in the months since, the […]

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Image: Getty On Sunday, the New York Times published a seemingly routine report about Obama’s cyber offensive strategy. Hiding halfway down the page, however, there are some fascinating details about the decision-making process behind a potential US cyber retaliation against Russia. Advertisement Here’s the key paragraph from the Times: After a series of debates in […]

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Before they pulled off one of the most embarrassing cyber heists ever to hit the Kremlin, the hackers from the Ukrainian Cyber Alliance, who styled themselves as the online shock troops in Ukraine’s conflict with Russia, weren’t really on the radar. They had mostly spent the last two years on easy targets—the computers and cell […]

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A months-long campaign backed by the Russian government to undermine the credibility of the U.S. presidential election — through hacking, cyber attacks and disinformation campaigns — is likely to peak on voting day, the officials said. Russian officials deny any such effort. But current and former U.S. officials warn that hackers could post fictional evidence […]

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