Lessons from Anonymous on cyberwar - 2011-03-10

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F0.png Lessons from Anonymous on cyberwar March 10, 2011, Haroon Meer, Opinion, Al Jazeera

"Cyberwar" is a heavily loaded term, which conjures up Hollywood inspired images of hackers causing oil refineries to explode.

Some security celebrities came out very strongly against the thought of it, claiming that cyberwar was less science, and more science fiction.

Last year on May 21, the United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM) reported reaching initial operational capability, and news stories abound of US soldiers undergoing basic cyber training, which all point to the idea that traditional super powers are starting to explore this arena.


{{cite news | first = Haroon | last = Meer | title = Lessons from Anonymous on cyberwar | url = http://english.aljazeera.net/indepth/opinion/2011/03/20113981026464808.html | work = Opinion | publisher = Al Jazeera | date = March 10, 2011 | accessdate = January 14, 2017 }}