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@war [electronic resource] : The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex. Shane Harris.

Harris, Shane. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780544250444 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2014.

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Summary, etc.: "Chilling . . . Extraordinary and urgent." — Washington Post "Scary but well documented . . . A deep dive into the world of cyber war and cyber warriors." — Los Angeles Times "Unsettling . . . A deeply informative account of how corporations, governments, and even individuals are rapidly perfecting the ability to monitor and sabotage the Internet infrastructure." — Christian Science Monitor The wars of the future are already being fought today. The United States military currently views cyberspace as the "fifth domain" of warfare (alongside land, air, sea, and space), and the Department of Defense, the National Security Agency, and the CIA all field teams of hackers who can, and do, launch computer virus strikes against enemy targets. As recent revelations have shown, government agencies are joining with tech giants like Google and Facebook to collect vast amounts of information, and the military has also...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston : Mariner Books, 2014. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 1653 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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