HST 495-A

Professor D. Schmüdde

Fall Semester 2018

Balance of Power on the Atari ST
October 30, 2018

Presidential Policy Directive 20

Trump Ends Obama-Era Rules - Presidential Policy Directive 20 - On Us-Led Cyberattacks

President Trump has reportedly rolled back a series of Obama-era classified rules on how the U.S. government can launch cyberattacks on foreign targets.

One administration official told the newspaper that Trump’s order was an “offensive step forward” meant to allow the U.S. to present a more aggressive response when faced with foreign election interference and other threats, as well as to bolster military moves.

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Tags: cyberwarfare