THE LAW OF CYBER WARFARE: CAN THE CURRENT LEGAL REGIME HACK IT?
Presented by the American University International Law Review and National Security Law Brief
November 8, 2012 10:30 am – 2:30 pm American University Washington College of Law
Although cross-border attacks on computers and information systems do not involve a physical invasion [...]
A company that provides computer security to the private sector and the U.S. government — RSA, the security division of EMC Corporation based in Hopkinton, Mass. — announced tonight it was hit by “an extremely sophisticated cyber attack”. Senator Susan Collins, Ranking Member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, released the following statement.
‘Jihad Jane’ to plead guilty, lawyer says: “Colleen LaRose, the woman who authorities say called herself ‘Jihad Jane’ on YouTube, has changed her mind about fighting government charges that she was plotting to wage violent jihad overseas.“
(Via CNN.com – Crime.)
Greg McNeal is a professor and national security specialist focusing on the institutions and challenges associated with global security, with substantive expertise in national security law and policy, transnational crime, global policy studies, and international affairs.
He teaches at Pepperdine University's School of Law and School of Public Policy.
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