June 2009
Air Force Law Review;2009, Vol. 64, p121
Academic Journal
The article presents a discussion of the development and use of cyber warfare operations under international law. The U.S. Strategic Command(USSTRATCOM) ensures freedom of action in cyberspace and delivers integrated kinetic and non-kinetic effects in support of Joint Force Commander operations. Deleting military files and inserting malicious code in military communications networks are examples of cyber warfare operations that cause permanent damage.


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