Is 2014 the year for Cyber Militias ?
Examination of the Congressional mandate for the Pentagon to address the use of cyber militias in responding to cyber warfare. Is a network breach and act of war?
Description: Protecting against damage to, unauthorized use of, and/or malicious exploitation of (and, if needed, the restoration of) electronic communications systems and services (and the information contained therein).
Cybersecurity activities ensure the security, reliability, integrity, and availability of critical information, records, and communications systems and services through collaborative cybersecurity initiatives and efforts. These activities also include procedures to detect malicious activity and to conduct technical and investigative-based countermeasures, mitigation activities, and operations against malicious actors to counter existing and emerging cyber-based threats, consistent with established protocols.