As I noted in my post yesterday, the Chinese government has declined to clarify how and whether it believes the international law governing the use of applies to cyber warfare. Its refusal to do so has drawn sharp criticism from the U.S. and other cyber powers.
Aegis: Security Policy in Depth
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Forcing China to Accept that International Law Restricts Cyber Warfare May Not Actually Benefit the U.S.
In a new Hoover paper, I argue that even if China agrees to apply international law to cyber warfare, that would probably not prevent or reduce the possibility of cyber conflict with the United States.
Join us at Hoover on September 11, when Jack will interview Oona Hathaway and Scott Shapiro about their new book, The Internationalists: How a Radical Plan to Outlaw War Remade the World.
Appropriate Norms Of State Behavior In Cyberspace: Governance In China And Opportunities For US Businesses
Identifying new opportunities for the U.S. and China to bridge certain gaps in setting cybernorms.
Under President Xi Jinping, China has adopted a more activist cyber diplomacy.
Just as law enforcement can pursue a number of different alternatives to mandating encryption backdoors, so too can privacy advocates take steps beyond encrypting their data to ensure their privacy.
Notes on a classic in the age of Trump.
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