REUTERS/Toru Hanai - Participants from government ministries and agencies take part in the Cyber Defense Exercise with Recurrence (CYDER) in Tokyo September 25, 2013.
Opinion | Brookings East Asia Commentary
Is Cyber War Around the Corner? Collective Cyber Defense in the Near Future
As information technology becomes more and more central in daily life, the potential threats of cyber attacks and cyber war are becoming more severe. Jun Osawa identifies recent trends in perceiving these risks and working to mitigate them, with a focus on Japan and the U.S.-Japan alliance.