Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 February 2017

304 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190665012

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The Cybersecurity Dilemma

Hacking, Trust and Fear Between Nations

Ben Buchanan

  • Reveals the pressure points for international relations precipitated by states' use of cyber espionage.
  • Analyzes many documents leaked by Edward Snowden relating to offensive and defensive cyber operations--the first major book to discuss many of these documents
  • Introduces a new approach that explains how cyber conflict can start, even if no state desires such conflict--an idea of interest to policymakers and scholars alike
  • Drawing on real-life case studies to showcase the dangers of a cyberattack amongst international forces

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