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NATO Providing Cybersecurity Equipment To Ukraine ( 53

wiredmikey "Ukraine is an area of great geopolitical significance -- a sort of buffer zone between NATO and Russia -- that both sides seek to influence," reports SecurityWeek. "Crimea aside, neither side wishes to be too overt with military intervention, and the result is tailor-made for modern cyber warfare... NATO's official policy towards Ukraine is to bolster its independence." As a result, NATO is providing Ukraine with cybersecurity equipment for some government institutions and authorities, which NATO secretary general Jens Stoltenberg says will enable Ukraine to investigate who is behind certain cyber-attacks, because the response to them is extremely important.
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NATO Providing Cybersecurity Equipment To Ukraine

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  • by K. S. Kyosuke ( 729550 ) on Saturday July 15, 2017 @11:47AM (#54814609)
    Mechanical typewriters? They already have those. ;)
  • As last election shows, our own cybersecurity is not great. Why don't we focus on that rather than medling in every regional conflict in the world?

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