French doctrine of information operations - engaging over information space

France presented their military doctrine for information operations. They will be seriously active in this space. Let me recall that previously I looked at the: Highlights of the French cybersecurity strategy, developments in cyber - France - combattants cyber et l’arme cybernetiqueFrench application of international rules to cyberwarfareThe French…

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The Risk of Cyberattacks on Weapons Systems

We often hear about cyberattacks, cyber operations, and malware infections that target computer systems or smartphones. Attacks against civilian infrastructure facilities such as hospitals, water sanitation systems, and the energy sector similarly get a lot of airtime. But there is another type of high stakes system that gets much less…

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Analysis of UK Integrated Report in scope of cyber operations

The UK just released its comprehensive report Integrated Review concerning future diplomatic and military capabilities. While the document discusses foreign policy, adversaries, and kinetic forces such as missiles, tanks, or nuclear weapons, it contains interesting tidbits about cybersecurity and cyberwarfare (and is perhaps analogical to the other one from France)…

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