Cyberwars

Warfare is no longer relegated to the battlefield. Through hacker attacks, viruses and system shutdowns, nations around the globe are using the internet to spy on their enemies and launch attacks on their network infrastructure. We need an reform of the international legal system to address digital warfare.

Let's get it right!...

When it comes to cyber protections, Europe is a patchwork: Passing only national laws and lacking in cooperatin with the corporate sector, the EU members undermine their cybersecurity. It's time to get it right.

Virtual Threats to Rea...

One of the world's most vital industries is virtually unguarded against digital attacks.

As likely as a visit f...

The idea of a coming cyberwar is nonsense. The attention given to the topic only distracts us from bigger issues. Instead of gambling on a future of electronic warfare, we must continue to develop conventional defense technologies.

Anarchy on the Interne...

The terrifying consequence of the Wikileaks scandal is the zeal with which hackers from around the world have shut down websites of Wikileaks opponents. Without realizing it, we have reached the cusp of a new age of cyberwar.

Wild Wild Web...

International law is poorly equipped to deal with technological change. Cyberwars are just as dangerous as conventional warfare - yet there is no legal framework to guide us and to limit our enemies.

The Hot Wire...

Politically motivated online attacks will require new defense strategies in the future. But we must not overestimate their impact. Cyber attacks will become part of the regular arms arsenal.

Cats and Mice...

The threat from cybercrimes and cyberwars is growing. What we need is a regulatory framework to deal with these threats and a concerted international effort to combat it. UN and NATO are finally coming around to that realization.

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