Accession Number:

ADA393533

Title:

Digital Deception: Implications of Pursuing Decision Superiority Using Deception in Cyberspace

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WAR COLL NEWPORT RI

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-05-18

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

Military Deception is one of the tools of information Warfare IW and a key enabler of Decision Superiority. The next generation of military deception will include digital deception deception in cyberspace. Joint Vision 2020 calls for U.S. Joint Forces to strive for, and obtain Decision Superiority as the goal of their Command and Control Warfare C2W efforts. The logical culmination of the pursuit of dominance across the cognitive hierarchy, Decision Superiority is the ability to make prudent military decisions while denying ones adversaries the same. What is deceptions role in the pursuit of Information and Decision Superiority How does digital deception differ from traditional military deception What advantages does it offer over traditional deception What are the challenges to implementing deception in the digital domain These are the questions addressed.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Computer Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE