21st CENTURY WARFARE:Computers as the New Centre of Gravity
Loo, Bernard Fook Weng
Date of Issue2007
S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies
Computer networks are becoming the single most important aspect of modern nation-states. Government services, military organisations, economic activities, all are increasingly dependent on computer networks. The recent spate of computer attacks and hackings might presage a new approach to warfare, where states target the increasingly important – and vulnerable – parts of modern nation-states, namely the computer networks that virtually all aspects of national life depend fundamentally upon.
DRNTU::Social sciences::Political science
RSIS Commentaries, 098-07
Nanyang Technological University