cyberwar


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cyberwar

(ˈsaɪbəˌwɔː)
n
1. (Computer Science) another term for information warfare
2. (Military) another term for information warfare
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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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It is clear we are witnessing in a more or less disguised way cyberwars between states, episodes of cyberwar between states,'' Guterres said during one of the opening speeches at the Munich Security Conference.
Aware of its inability to take military action against Iran, the US decided to use a mixture of hostile tactics to harm Iran, including economic pressures and cyberwar, Pourdastan said.
Are we now in a permanent state of civil cyberwar, the kind which gives no quarter to other ideas, and is intolerant of other views?
We're in a serious cyberwar, and it looks like we're losing.
The cyberwar we've feared for a generation is well underway, and we are losing.
Thanks to our brave new world of constant cyberwar, we must now turn our attention to the myriad of online micro-controversies that have sprung up in the wake of the Emmys, and which have, in many ways, begun to eclipse the actual awards themselves: after all, nobody remembers who won the next day, but an Instagram feud is forever.
Washington, Dhu-AlQa'dah 26, 1438, Aug 18, 2017, SPA -- President Donald Trump has approved a long-delayed Pentagon plan to create an independent and more aggressive cyber command in order to beef up cyberwar operations against the IS group and other foes, Reuters reported.
A cyberwar could quickly become a real war, with real weapons and casualties.
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has been conducting a covert cyberwar to thwart the North's missile program.
NBC said the hack was carried out in preparation for waging a full-scale cyberwar with Russia.
Headquartered in Rome, NY, AIS is a cybersecurity firm dedicated to the research and development of classified cyberwar technologies for the United States military and Federal agencies.