States and other stakeholders can use Article 2(4) of the U.N. Charter to bar not just uses of force in cyberspace but also threats of such force by equal measure.
Tsvetelina van Benthem is a DPhil candidate in public international law at Merton College, Oxford. Her doctoral thesis examines the regulation of accidents and mistakes under the law of armed conflict and international criminal law. Tsvetelina is a Research Officer at the Oxford Institute for Ethics, Law and Armed Conflict and a co-convenor of the Oxford Transitional Justice Research group. She leads the Public International Law course for the Diplomatic Studies Programme at the Oxford University Department for Continuing Education.
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