Cyber attacks are rewriting the ‘rules’ of modern warfare—and we aren’t prepared for the consequences

May 17, 2019 Off By readly




Governments are becoming ever more reliant on digital technology, making them more vulnerable to cyber attacks. In 2007, Estonia was attacked by pro-Russian hackers who crippled government servers, causing havoc. Cyber attacks in Ukraine targeted the country’s electricity grid, while Iran’s nuclear power plants were infected by malware that could have led to a nuclear meltdown.

Source of this (above) article: https://phys.org/news/2019-05-cyber-rewriting-modern-warfareand-consequences.html