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When Is a Cyberattack a Use of Force or an Armed Attack?
August 2012 (vol. 45 no. 8)
pp. 82-84
William H. Boothby, Royal Air Force, United Kingdom
Wolff Heintschel von Heinegg, Europa-Universitä:t Viadrina, Germany
James Bret Michael, Naval Postgraduate School
Michael N. Schmitt, US Naval War College
Thomas C. Wingfield, George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies
A cyberattack involving military or intelligence operations might not rise to the level of a “use of force” under international law.
Index Terms:
Computer crime,Military communication,Network security,Computer security,law of armed conflict,security,cyberattacks,armed attacks,cyberwarfare
Citation:
William H. Boothby, Wolff Heintschel von Heinegg, James Bret Michael, Michael N. Schmitt, Thomas C. Wingfield, "When Is a Cyberattack a Use of Force or an Armed Attack?," Computer, vol. 45, no. 8, pp. 82-84, Aug. 2012, doi:10.1109/MC.2012.282
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