cyberwar


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cyberwar

(ˈsaɪbəˌwɔː)
n
1. (Computer Science) another term for information warfare
2. (Military) another term for information warfare
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
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Noun1.cyberwar - an assault on electronic communication networks
act of terrorism, terrorism, terrorist act - the calculated use of violence (or the threat of violence) against civilians in order to attain goals that are political or religious or ideological in nature; this is done through intimidation or coercion or instilling fear
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