Accession Number:

AD1037682

Title:

CYBER DETERRENCE

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

AIR WAR COLLEGE, AIR UNIVERSITY MAXWELL AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-02-11

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

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.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Systems Management and Standards
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE