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Keeping the Cyber Coordinator's Office at State Will Not Improve U.S. Cyber Diplomacy

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s decision to close the State Department’s Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues and fold its responsibilities into the Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs has provoked widespread criticism. Critics often express two arguments. First, the decision signals that the Trump administration is downgrading cyber’s importance in U.S. foreign policy. Read More

July 21, 2017

Digital Policy
Cyber Week in Review: July 21, 2017

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have missed:

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July 24, 2017

Which Cyberattacks Should the United States Deter, and How Should It Be Done?

In theory, there is no reason why the principles of deterrence should not apply to cyberspace. However, there are a number of reasons why it does not work in practice.

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July 17, 2017

Digital Policy
Report Watch Vol. III: State Control of Online Content

A look at the latest digital and cyber scholarship: computational propaganda, trolls in China, and internet censorship.

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