“Cyberspace is a new domain in warfare which hasbecome just as critical to military operations asland, sea, air and space.”
“Actions to penetrate computers or networks for thepurposes of causing damage or disruption.”
Information warfare is“using & managing IT inthe pursuit of acompetitive advantageover an opponent“
Lessons learned so far Cyberattacks are a real, clear and present danger to organisations & government agencies.
“It’s possible that hackers have gotten into administrative computer systems of utility companies, but says those aren’t linked to the equipment controlling the grid, at least not in developed countries.I have never heard that the grid itself has been hacked.” Howardt Schmidt, Cyber-Security Coordinator of the US
Lessons learned so far Targeted organizations are unprepared.
Lessons learned so far Security professionals are at risk.
Risk always exists! (whether or not it isdetected / recognisedby the organisation).
“I don’t care how many millions of dollars youspend on security technology. If you don’t have people trained properly, I’m going to get in if I want to get in.” Susie Thunder, Cyberpunk
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