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Time's Battleland: MILITARY SPENDING On Cyber Warfare, the American Public Is Constantly Being Played by the Pentagon

From a Washington Post piece describing “Plan X,” the Pentagon’s new push to develop cutting-edge offensive cyber weapons:

It makes sense “to take this on right now,” said Richard M. George, a former National Security Agency cyberdefense official. “Other countries are preparing for a cyberwar. If we’re not pushing the envelope in cyber, somebody else will.”

Read the entire post at Time's Battleland blog.

Reader Comments (1)

"The American Public is being constantly played by the Pentagon" ... just as it was through most of the Cold War. That was and is necessary to motivate / caution the nut state of the time until it matures. For this reason I store Tom's web site in my Information War bookmark. ;-)

June 8, 2012 | Unregistered CommenterLouis Heberlein

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