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FBI Warns: Cyberwar Same Impact as Well-Placed Terrorist Bomb

Is Cyberwar imminent?

Is Cyberwar imminent?

NATO and America’s European allies are sounding the alarm over what they say are increased cyber attacks originating from China that are targeting key government and intelligence computers.

The warning comes on the heels of an FBI report last week detailing the “real … and expanding threat” of cyber terrorism, especially from Al Qaeda.

FBI Director Robert Mueller warned Thursday that cyber-terrorists “will either train their own recruits or hire outsiders… as a means to damage both our economy and our psyche — and countless extremists have taken this to heart,” he said.

Mueller said that a cyber-attack could have the same impact as a “well-placed bomb.” He also…

FBI Warns Brewing Cyberwar May Have Same Impact as ‘Well-Placed Bomb’-Fox News

Why the White House Won’t Release a Key Cyber Paper- The Atlantic

Homeland Security chief Napolitano seeks citizen cybercrime fighters-TechnologyLive

Security in the computing cloud a top concern-San Francisco Chronicle