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Cyber Conflict as an Academic Discipline: It’s Not All Doom-and-Gloom

Jamie Collier and Monica Kaminska are PhD students at the University of Oxford. You can follow them at @TheCollierJam and @monica_kaminska. Read More

September 14, 2018

Digital Policy
Cyber Week in Review: September 14, 2018

This week: an executive order to deter election interference, Google and France go to Europe's Highest Court, and the European Commission wants to legislate terrorism off social media. 

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September 13, 2018

Digital Policy
The Global Trade Talks on the Digital Economy Nobody’s Talking About

More than ninety countries are discussing the future of online trade and it's getting scant attention. 

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September 10, 2018

Cybersecurity
What Do the Trump Administration’s Changes to PPD-20 Mean for U.S. Offensive Cyber Operations?

The White House has reportedly made it easier for U.S. Cyber Command to conduct offensive cyber operations, leading some observers to fret that it will create undue risks of escalation. Those concerns might be overblown. 

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