Artificially Intelligent Unstructured thoughts on cyber security, cyber warfare, information warfare, resilience, and all things risk management.

Cyber war and Russian view

Keir Giles’ wrote a good paper that you really should read on the Russian view of the information warfare/operations (cyber warfare) legality. This is a fairly neglected aspect of... »

Cyberwar? Bah humbug.

Another poll, another breathless doom and gloom prognostication. This time cyberwar is seen as top threat facing US: Cyberwarfare is the most serious threat facing the United States, according to... »

Information warfare

Infrmation warfare limited to CNO and EW misses out on all the aspects where information isn’t stored on machines.... »

Flame: Lethal cyberweapon or media hype

Early analysis suggests that ‘Flame’ is a complex, sophisticated threat. In terms of the actual size of the programming code behind it, ‘Flame’ is massive. Depending on the source, though,... »

IDF, cyberspace and clandestine activities

Overall cyber space will be used to improve the operational effectiveness of the IDF, both during war and peace time. This will be done through clandestine activity, while maintaining confidentiality... »

Cyber and military leadership

The other existential threat is cyber. The challenge for me and many other leaders is to really understand it. No longer can we delegate this to some part of our... »