Cyberspace Content, Cognition, Connectivity?
Past U.S. policies regarding cyberspace favored "active
defense" over offensive "maneuver." While a recent policy change points to a potentially significant shift in that equation, the question
remains whether the military will embrace the organizational change necessary to balance the need to protect networks while going on the ideological
offensive its adversaries have embraced. In this recently revised Military Review article, the author argues that, in the end, leaders must weigh the risks involved
to achieve a balance to compete effectively in the information battlespace. Return to:
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