Cyber War

Cyber War –  by Richard A. Clarkeby Richard A. Clarke

This Essential category, Warfighting First book details the nature and scope of the cyber threat to U.S. national security through very readable technical descriptions and gripping real-world examples of cyber-attacks. Cyber War is a powerful book about technology, government, and military strategy; and about criminals, spies, soldiers, and hackers. It explains clearly and convincingly what cyber war is, how cyber weapons work, and how vulnerable we are as a nation and as individuals to the vast and looming web of cyber criminals. The author, Richard A. Clarke, is an internationally recognized expert on security and served in various capacities under four Presidents. This important book provides a comprehensive overview of one of the greatest national security threats that America confronts today. This selection supports Department of Defense and U.S. Navy priorities for countering cyber warfare.