Bigger Dogs

Robert Graham of Errata Security explains how the notion of cyberwarfare misses reality by an inch or two:

»I’m reading various articles about the Russia’s proposal, with support from the UN, for a “cyberwarfare arms limitation treaty”. What astounds me is that nobody seems to realize that “cyberwarfare” is a fictional story, and that “arms” in cyberspace don’t exist. (…)«

(Errata Security: Cyberwar is fiction)

There isn’t much to comment on his text. I think he got it right.


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Sven Türpe is a computer scientist. His current research focus is on security engineering methods, techniques, and tools. All opinions expressed in this blog are his own.