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America Isn't Ready for a Cyberattack

 James Stavridis, NATO

Retired Adm. James Stavridis, former supreme allied commander of NATO, speaking last month in Athens, has called for improved cybersecurity.

Credit: Panayiotis Tzamaros/Nurphoto/Zuma Press

The recent cyberattack that rendered more than 1,200 websites unreachable was a warning. Experts say a similar, or larger, attack could be launched tomorrow, and we’d be powerless to prevent it.

From The Wall Street Journal
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