The Need for Private-Public Partnerships Against Cyber Threats — Why A Good Offense May be Our Best Defense.
January 1, 2016
By Daniel B. Garrie & David Lawrence
The Internet has delivered on its promise of social and economic progress. Unfortunately, it has also delivered unprecedented opportunities for scaling global conflict, terrorism, criminal activity, state and industrial espionage and vandalism. These risks continue to expand.
Cybersecurity is a multidimensional problem that transcends the risk management and response capabilities of any single enterprise, industry, or sector. No enterprise, industry or sector has an answer or even a claim to superiority regarding cybersecurity threats. There is a simple operational premise that informs expert thinking about our exposure to the risks of cyber-attacks. “If you can imagine it, they can do it. And even if you can’t imagine it, they have — and are working on it.”
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