Cold War Feeling on Cybersecurity

By David Ignatius - August 26, 2010

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WASHINGTON -- With little fanfare, the Pentagon is putting the finishing touches on a new strategy that will treat cyberspace as a domain of potential warfare -- and apply instant "active defense" to counter attacks that, in theory, could shut down the nation's transportation and commerce.Even though it deals with a distinctly 21st-century problem, the strategy has echoes of the Cold War:...

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