The Internet is used by internat. insurgents, jihadists, and terrorist org. as a tool for radicalization and recruitment, a method of propaganda dist., a means of commun., and ground for training. Although there are no known reported incidents of cyberattacks on critical infrastructure, this could become a tactic in the future. Contents of this report: (1) Background; (2) Why and How Internat. Terrorists Use the Internet: Propaganda, Recruitment, and Training; Cybercrime and Fund-Raising; Cyberattacks; (3) Fed. Gov't. (FG) Efforts to Address Cyberterrorism; FG Monitoring and Response; Counter-Propaganda: Strategic Commun., Public Diplomacy; DoD Offensive Response; (4) FG Challenges and Implications. This is a print on demand report.47 On July 13, 2010, the caucusa#39;s chairs, Representatives Mac Thornberry and Adam ... of State to create products designed to influence audiences abroad that could also be disseminated domestically, thereby removing the afirewall. ... 45 The White House, National Security Strategy, May 2010, accessed at http://www. whitehouse.gov/sites/default/files/ 49 See YouTubea#39;s Community Guidelines here :anbsp;...
|Title||:||Terrorist Use of the Internet|
|Author||:||Catherine A. Theohary|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 2011-05-01|