Military Grappling With Guidelines For Cyber Warfare

From Chuck0 <>
Date Tue, 09 Nov 1999 00:07:36 -0500
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The hacktivism phorum has now been officially initiated--or lost its
virginity--with a news story from yesterday's Washington Post on "cyber

Is this typical disinformation from the Post? Did the military really
conduct electronic terrorism during the War Against Yugoslavia?

The most fascinating aspect of this article is how the Washington Post
bring up the "reluctance" by the Pentagon to conduct "warfare" that
could have been construed as war crimes. The Post feels comfortable
talking about hypothetical NATO cyber-war crimes, yet has been unable to
report on international efforts to charge NATO officials with the more
mundane variety of war crime.

<sigh> Why am I surprised?

Military Grappling With Guidelines For Cyber Warfare 
Questions Prevented Use on Yugoslavia


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