Incorporating Offensive Cyber Operations into Conventional Deterrence Strategies

February, 2017
IDA document: D-8301
FFRDC: Systems and Analyses Center
Type: Research Summary/Research Insights , Documents
Division: Information Technology and Systems Division
Michael P. Fischerkeller See more authors
The White House Strategy for Cyber Deterrence declares that the United States is creating cyber weapons to defend itself. Developing these capabilities – also known as offensive cyber operations (OCO) – is one challenge; another is determining how to best incorporate them into conventional deterrence strategies.