Is counter-attack justified against a state-sponsored cyber attack? It’s a legal grey area

Sandeep Gopalan, Deakin University On March 23, the US Department of Justice commenced perhaps the largest prosecution of a state-sponsored cyber attack. It indicted nine Iranians for carrying out: a coordinated campaign of cyber intrusions into computer systems belonging to 144 US universities, 176 universities across 21 foreign countries, 47 domestic and foreign private sector … Read more