Issue No.06 - November/December (2005 vol.3)
Scott Borg , US Cyber Consequences Unit
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MSP.2005.146
Most people working in cybersecurity recognize that the interconnections and complexities of our economy can have a huge effect on the destructiveness of cyberattacks. They refer casually to "network effects," "spillover effects," or "knock-on effects." Yet there is little understanding of how such effects actually work, what conditions are necessary to create them, or how to quantify their consequences.
cyberattack, cyberdefense, cybersecurity, security
Scott Borg, "Economically Complex Cyberattacks", IEEE Security & Privacy, vol.3, no. 6, pp. 64-67, November/December 2005, doi:10.1109/MSP.2005.146