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Hosted by the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Digital Statecraft Digital Streetcraft features diverse perspectives from academia, industry and government. Nowadays, information technology is an essential part of any nation-state's toolkit. And yet, in the digital space, nation-states are just a few of many actors. A mastery of cyber operations can give nation-states the advantage they need to pursue their economic, national security or foreign policy goals. But without private sector and civil society cooperation, that mastery can be difficult to achieve.

Hosted by the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Digital Statecraft Digital Streetcraft features diverse perspectives from academia, industry and government. Nowadays, information technology is an essential part of any nation-state's toolkit. And yet, in the digital space, nation-states are just a few of many actors. A mastery of cyber operations can give nation-states the advantage they need to pursue their economic, national security or foreign policy goals. But without private sector and civil society cooperation, that mastery can be difficult to achieve.
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Hosted by the Atlantic Council's Cyber Statecraft Initiative, Digital Statecraft Digital Streetcraft features diverse perspectives from academia, industry and government. Nowadays, information technology is an essential part of any nation-state's toolkit. And yet, in the digital space, nation-states are just a few of many actors. A mastery of cyber operations can give nation-states the advantage they need to pursue their economic, national security or foreign policy goals. But without private sector and civil society cooperation, that mastery can be difficult to achieve.

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English


Episodes

Supply Chain Security in the 21st Century [Episode 4]

4/12/2019
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Supply chain attacks have caused some of the most damaging cyber incidents in history, including the 2017 NotPetya malware incident, and they are on the rise. The proliferation of internet-connected devices and the increased reliance of foreign manufacturing increases the attack surface for organizations and makes maintaining visibility into an entire supply chain challenging. The Atlantic Council and Raytheon facilitate a dynamic and solution-oriented discussion on mitigating supply chain...

Duration:00:23:37

Operationalizing Cyber Strategies [Episode 3]

3/14/2019
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Early 2019 saw the biggest inflection point in US cyber strategy since 1998, with the White House, Department of Defense, and Cyber Command all publicizing new strategies. These new strategies adhering to persistent engagement will have second and third-order effects in the interconnected cyber world. The Atlantic Council and Raytheon facilitate a discussion covering whether these new strategies are the right strategies and how the US can make them work. ----- Key Links Joint Force...

Duration:00:30:08

The Human Element of Cybersecurity [Episode 2]

1/31/2019
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Humans are on the front lines of cybersecurity. As companies grow weary of disappointing “silver bullet” technical cybersecurity solutions, they need to turn to their workforce and the cyber community. Employees are more than just a weakness in the cyber perimeter; they can also be a valuable resource once equipped and educated. Employers should also be open to potential security professionals with unconventional backgrounds who can provide invaluable non-technical perspectives. ----- Key...

Duration:01:14:46

Protecting US Critical Infrastructure [Episode 1]

12/20/2018
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The security of US critical infrastructure is vital to the nation’s security, prosperity, and well-being. We live in an era of constant advances in the sophistication of attack technology and the emergence of more destructive attacks and bolder nation-state actions, resulting in unprecedented access to power grid operations. Despite renewed concerns about the threat and the risks associated with potential disruptions, threats clearly outpace our ability to secure the infrastructure. More...

Duration:00:28:45