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active defense

The employment of limited offensive action and counterattacks to deny a contested area or position to the enemy. See also passive defense.
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" "China adopts a military strategy of active defense which adheres to the principle of defense, self-defense and post-strike response.
'China adopts a military strategy of active defense, which adheres to the principle of defense, self-defense and post-strike response.
"Active defense is not an offensive strategy; it's self-defense," Parly (https://taskandpurpose.com/french-military-satellites-lasers) said , according to Task & Purpose. 
I helped bring him into SANS as an ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response instructor because his skills in security monitoring and incident response with a focus on ICS were impressive and I knew he was a unique player in this space.
More courses available to help build immediate cyber security skills include FOR572: Advanced Network Forensics: Threat Hunting, Analysis, and Incident Response, FOR585: Smartphone Forensic Analysis In-Depth, and ICS515: ICS Active Defense and Incident Response.
Khanzadi further emphasized the importance of active defense diplomacy, saying "if we have a political and defensive diplomacy, we can defeat the enemies' strategy of imposing sanctions."
Active Defense offers the first systematic look at China's military strategy from the mid-20th century to today, says a review on the Princeton University Press website.
In the real-world marketplace, cyberconsultants are already selling "active defense" tools that push the envelope.
'Police mobile strike forces earlier deployed to 10 provinces in Eastern Visayas, Negros Island and Bicol region have linked-up with their Armed Forces of the Philippines counterparts in an active defense posture to strengthen community defenses against the CPP/NPA,' he said.
Taiwan should break into the multinational defense technology supply chain, the report indicates, and attempt to heighten its position within international cooperative enterprises like directional energy weapons, biomorphic robotics, active defense technology and low observable technology.
To take a more active defense against such attacks, enterprises will soon be able to use Symantec's Targeted Attack Analytics, enabling customers to leverage advanced machine learning to automate the discovery of targeted attacks using living off the land tactics.
But neither can opponents, who will see a team strong up front with skill-position speed and an active defense.

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