cyber-terrorism cyber-terrorism

Definition(s):

  • (n) an assault on electronic communication networks

Usage(s):

  1. Unfortunately, thats not evident anywhere in the intelligence community right now, except perhaps in the cyber-terrorism subsections.
  2. And I'll develop new defenses to protect against the 21st century threat of biological weapons and cyber-terrorism threats that I'll discuss in more detail tomorrow.

News

Quotes

  1. An ordinance issued by President Asif Ali Zardari, released by state media, said: "Whoever commits the offence of cyber-terrorism and causes death of any person shall be punishable with death or imprisonment for life."
    on Nov 6, 2008 By: Asif Ali Zardari Source: iAfrica.com

  2. "The Opposition will, of course, support any appropriate amendments to the existing terrorism legislation to increase its efficacy, in particular in dealing with cyber-terrorism," Senator Brandis said today. "However, we would be most...
    on Apr 13, 2008 By: George Brandis Source: The Australian

  3. "Like all forms of terrorism, cyber-terrorism does not recognise borders or laws, the threat of cyber-terrorism is real," said Kaspersky.
    on Jun 18, 2008 By: Eugene Kaspersky Source: Secure Computing

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