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Fri Dec 7, 2018, 09:10 AM

Isn't cyber war an act of war?

I thought President Obama did this in 2012.


https://www.forbes.com/sites/reuvencohen/2012/06/05/the-white-house-and-pentagon-deem-cyber-attacks-an-act-of-war/#3ea0378568ef

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Response to Baltimike (Original post)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 09:30 AM

1. And treason in wartime is punishable by death.

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Response to BSdetect (Reply #1)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 09:44 AM

2. exactly. The hack was an act of war, whether we like it or not. nt

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Response to Baltimike (Original post)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 10:59 AM

3. I checked and yes, turns out war is war.

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Response to Iggo (Reply #3)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 11:13 AM

4. so the Russians declared war on the us in 2016 when they hacked HRC and the DNC. nt

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Response to Baltimike (Reply #4)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 11:25 AM

5. Declared? Not really.

Act of war.

Espionage, in the least.

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Response to Iggo (Reply #5)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 03:49 PM

6. Aaaah, so they COMMITTED an act of war, or acts of war as it were

I didn't mean to be imprecise.

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Response to Baltimike (Reply #6)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 04:02 PM

7. THAT's the word I was looking for!

Don't get old, man.

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Response to Baltimike (Original post)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 04:05 PM

8. Yup, the "hot war" stuff is bs. This is war, and we were attacked. Those who opened the gates...

...will soon adorn them.

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Response to FreepFryer (Reply #8)

Fri Dec 7, 2018, 04:22 PM

9. straight up truth right there. I will *NEVER* forget. nt

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