Cyberwar, the Power of Nightmares

Summary: Today's post by Marcus Ranum discusses Adam Curtis' brilliant BBC documentary series "The Power of Nightmares". Cutris deconstructs the dynamic of government as protector against unknown threats. His analysis of how generalized fears of terrorism manipulate the public apply exactly to cyberwar, as well. "Both [the Islamists and Neoconservatives] were idealists who were born … Continue reading Cyberwar, the Power of Nightmares