New Snowden show NSA preparations for cyber battle

According to top secret documents from the archive of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden seen exclusively by SPIEGEL, they are planning for wars of the future in which the Internet will play a critical role, with the aim of being able to use the net to paralyze computer networks and, by doing so, potentially all the infrastructure they control, including power and water supplies, factories, airports or the flow of money.

Country: Global

Domains: IG

Stakeholder: Government

Tags: NSA, Snowden revelations, digital weapons, cybersecurity

Posted on Wednesday 21 January 2015

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