Using the articles you have read for this module, write a 500-word essay on what you believe to be the greater threat to the nation—cyber-crime directed against individuals or terrorist cyber-attacks on national institutions. Provide your opinion, supported by readings, on whether the United States is active enough in countering these threats.
Articles (Academic Search Premier)
Brenner, Joel F. “Eyes Wide Shut: The Growing Threat of Cyber Attacks on Industrial Control Systems.” Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. 69.5 (2013): 15-20.
Alexander, Keith B, Emily Goldman, and Michael Warner. “Defending America in Cyberspace.” National Interest. 128 (2013): 18-24.
Filshtinskiy, Stas. “Cybercrime, Cyberweapons, Cyber Wars: Is There Too Much of it in the Air?” Communications of the ACM. 56.6 (2013): 28-30.
Perez, Sarah. “Facebook Graph Search Didn’t Break Your Privacy Settings, It Only Feels Like That.” http://techcrunch.com/2013/02/04/facebook-graph-se…
Landler, Mark and Sussman, Dalia. “Poll Finds Strong Acceptance for Public Surveillance.” New York Times http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/01/us/poll-finds-st…
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