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The Fog of Cyber Defence Posted by Mikko @ 06:53 GMT

The Fog of Cyber Defence

The Finnish National Defence University has published a 250-page book called The Fog of Cyber Defence. The book discusses cyber warfare, cyber arms race, and cyber defense from a Nordic viewpoint.

The book was written by twenty authors:

Insights into Cyberspace, Cyber Security, and Cyberwar in the Nordic Countries - (Jari Rantapelkonen & Harry Kantola)
Sovereignty in the Cyber Domain - (Topi Tuukkanen)
Cyberspace, the Role of State, and Goal of Digital Finland - (Jari Rantapelkonen & Saara Jantunen)
Exercising Power in Social Media - (Margarita Jaitner)
Victory in Exceptional War: The Estonian Main Narrative of the Cyber Attacks in 2007 - (Kari Alenius)
The Origins and the Future of Cyber Security in the Finnish Defence Forces - (Anssi K�rkk�inen)
Norwegian Cyber Security: How to Build a Resilient Cyber Society in a Small Nation - (Kristin Hemmer M�rkest�l)
Cyber Security in Sweden from the Past to the Future - (Roland Heicker�)
A Rugged Nation - (Simo Huopio)
Contaminated Rather than Classified: CIS Design Principles to Support Cyber Incident Response Collaboration - (Erka Koivunen)
Cyberwar: Another Revolution in Military Affairs? - (Tero Palokangas)
What Can We Say About Cyberwar Based on Cybernetics? - (Sakari Ahvenainen)
The Emperor's Digital Clothes: Cyberwar and the Application of Classical Theories of War - (Jan Hanska)
Theoretical Offensive Cyber Militia Models - (Rain Ottis)
Offensive Cyber Capabilities are Needed Because of Deterrence - (Jarno Limn�ll)
Threats Concerning the Usability of Satellite Communications in Cyberwarfare Environment - (Jouko Vankka & Tapio Saarelainen)
The Care and Maintenance of Cyberweapons - (Timo Kiravuo & Mikko S�rel�)
The Exploit Marketplace - (Mikko Hypp�nen)

The Fog of Cyber Defence can be downloaded as a PDF file from http://urn.fi/URN:ISBN:978-951-25-2431-0