Accession Number : AD1037682


Title :   CYBER DETERRENCE


Descriptive Note : Technical Report


Corporate Author : AIR WAR COLLEGE, AIR UNIVERSITY MAXWELL AFB United States


Personal Author(s) : Harding,Brian


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1037682.pdf


Report Date : 11 Feb 2016


Pagination or Media Count : 26


Abstract : This essay will present a current review of writings on the viability of Cyber Deterrence. By researching deterrence theory definition the author was able to identify the importance of credibility, capability and attribution. This paper will highlight the importance of credibility, capability and attribution as they relate to the US creating an effective cyber deterrence strategy for employing all elements of national power to protect the US from cyber attacks in a highly technical and complex future.


Descriptors :   deterrence , computer security , security , CYBER DEFENSE TECHNIQUES , Strategy , Military capabilities , united states government , cyberattacks


Subject Categories : Computer Systems Management and Standards
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE