Cyber War Definition [Cyberwarfare]

cyber_attacks_610x444Cyberwarfare (Cyber War Definition or Cyber Attack Definition – sometimes written in error as Cyber War Fare) can be defined as actions by a nation-state to penetrate another nation’s computers, networks, and information systems for the purposes of causing damage or disruption.  This damage and destruction can range from tactical to strategic impacts.

Further Reading:

Navy Cyber Power 2020 (NCP 2020)

Navy Information Dominance Corps Human Capital Strategy 2012-2017

Navy Strategy for Achieving Information Dominance 2013-2017


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