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The Hacker and the State: Cyber Attacks and the New Normal of Geopolitics

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Buckanan has provided a very good non "Techy Description Of The Global Hacking Paradigm "description of the global hacking paradigm like physical borders need protection from invaders virtual borders must be eually protected He is correct that hacking is a silent warrior but eually destructive as physical It was a great learning experience how countries that have built the foundation of technologies Telegraph fiber optics Internet euipment etc and own the infrastructure have significant advantage over lagers but at the same time they are susceptible to cyber warfares as well For Techy Lovely Mari Chan 1 readers the book does itch you. “One of the finest books on information security published so far in this century―easily accessible tightly argued superbly well sourced intimidatingly perceptive”―Thomas Rid author of Active Measures“The best examination I haveead of how increasingly dramatic developments in cyberspace are defining the ‘new normal’ of geopolitics in the digital age Buchanancaptures the dynamics of all of this truly brilliantly”―General David Petraeus former Director of the CIA and Commander of Coalition Forces in Ira and AfghanistanFew national security threats are as potent―or as nebulous―as cyber attacks Ben Buchanan eveals how hackers are transforming spycraft and statecraft catching us all in the crossfire whether we know it or notEver since. transforming spycraft and statecraft catching us all in the crossfire whether we know it or notEver since. To go and explore details nonetheless I would still IT HIGH STARS THIS IS A PRIMER "it high stars This book is a primer will somewhat get you up to speed on cyber hacking cyber surveillance cyber attacks even cyber warfare From Russian up to speed on cyber hacking cyber surveillance cyber attacks even cyber warfare From Russian assaults on Estonia and Georgia in the formative days of cyber warfare onward to North Korean evenge hacking and exposure of Sony personal data and early Die Magie des Elbensteins release of movies for all to see for free United States and Israel cyber attack Stuxnet on Iranian uranium enrichment centrifuges Ransomeware cyberobberies Chinese stealing our commetcial industrial and mil. WarGames we have been bracing for the cyberwar to come conjuring images of exploding power plants and mass panic But while cyber attacks are now disturbingly common they don’t look anything like we thought they wouldPacked with insider information based on interviews declassified files and forensic analysis of company Yabo reports The Hacker and the State sets aside fantasies of cyber annihilation to explore theeal geopolitical competition of the digital age Tracing the conflict of wills and interests among modern nations Ben Buchanan Suomen mestari 3 reveals little known details of how China Russia North Korea Britain and the United States hack one another in aelentless struggle for dominance His analysis moves deftly from underseas cable taps to underground nuclear Itary secrets This book educated me and made "Me Pause For A Lot "pause for a lot thoughts Though an overview it is uite detailed and enabled me to gain a better perspective on who is doing what to whom and why along with the political and economic implicationsOne estimate in the book is that Russia has 200000 pieces of code in US critical infrastructure Now think of all nations doing such things and it is possible to see how nations could change the nature of war by tapping some keystrokes The book analyses several knownpresumed state level attacks and how they developedI enjoyed this book. Abotage from blackouts and data breaches to billion dollar heists and election interferenceBuchanan brings to life this continuous cycle of espionage and deception attack and counterattack destabilization and etaliation He explains why cyber attacks are far less destructive than we anticipated farpervasive and much harder to prevent With little fanfare and far less scrutiny they impact our banks our tech and health systems our democracy and every aspect of our lives uietly insidiously they have eshaped our national security priorities and transformed spycraft and statecraft The contest for geopolitical advantage has moved into cyberspace The United States and statecraft The contest for geopolitical advantage has moved into cyberspace The United States its allies can no longer dominate the way they once did The nation that hacks best will triump.