Joe Biden warns of cyber attacks that lead to a “real gun war” with a great power

Joe Biden warns of cyber attacks that lead to a “real gun war” with a great power



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warned Tuesday that if the United States were to get into a “real gun war” with a “great power” it could be the result of a major cyberattack on the country, highlighting Washington as a growing threat from Russia and China looks at.

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president

warned Tuesday that if the United States were to get into a “real gun war” with a “great power” it could be the result of a major cyberattack on the country, highlighting Washington as a growing threat from Russia and China looks at.

Cybersecurity is high on the Biden administration’s agenda after a number of high-profile attacks targeting companies like network management company SolarWinds, Colonial Pipeline, meat processing company JBS and software company Kaseya hacked US companies well beyond its borders. Some of the attacks targeted fuel and food supplies in parts of the United States.

“I think it is more than likely that if we get into a war – a real gun war with a great power – it will be the result of a major cyber-breach and it will grow exponentially.” the cables, ”said Biden during a half-hour speech while visiting the office of the Director of the National Intelligence Service (ODNI).

During a summit on June 16 in Geneva between Biden and

, shared with Biden a list of critical infrastructures that the US considers taboo for nation-state actors.

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