UK can lawfully launch cyberattacks against hostile states, says Attorney General

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Suella Braverman says there is "confusion" and "vacuum" over how international law should apply in cyberspace
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Suella Braverman says there is "confusion" and "vacuum" over how international law should apply in cyberspace

International law should apply in cyberspace, says Suella Braverman

Suella Braverman, the UK's attorney general, has said 'defensive' cyberattacks would be legally justified if hostile nation-states seek to hack essential systems in the country. In an interview ...

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