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Cyber Week in Review: November 17, 2017

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:15:22 EST

In observance of Thanksgiving, we will no be publishing Week in Review next week and will return(image)



Can Civil Society Succeed In Its Quest to Ban ‘Killer Robots’?

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:32:54 EST

The following is a guest post by(image)



Grading the New Vulnerabilities Equities Policy: Pass

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 15:32:13 EST

Yesterday, the White House launched a new(image)



How the Islamic State Benefits from Sexual Violence

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 12:29:37 EST

Extremist groups benefit strategically and financially from the subjugation of women.(image)



Report Watch Vol. IV: Tracking Digital and Cyber Scholarship So You Don’t Have To

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 10:10:36 EST

Alexandra Kilroy is an intern for the Digital and Cyberspace Policy Program at the Council on(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: November 4 - November 10

Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:23:26 EST

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Trump Sticks to the Script, Bolsters U.S. Defense Commitments in Japan and South Korea

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 13:37:22 EST

During his first visit to Northeast Asia as president, Donald Trump has stayed on script, deepene(image)



The Evolution of U.S.–Vietnam Ties

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 12:34:21 EST

Introduction Four decades after the end of the Vietnam War, the relationship bet(image)



Cyber Week in Review: November 10, 2017

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 11:50:45 EST

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Building a Defensible Cyberspace

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 16:03:40 EST

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Cyber Operations Tracker

Tue, 07 Nov 2017 10:26:51 EST

The Digital and Cyberspace Policy program’s cyber operations tracker is a database of the publicl(image)



Europe Slowly Starts to Talk Openly About Offensive Cyber Operations

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 14:24:16 EST

Max Smeets is a cybersecurity fellow at(image)



Will the Niger Attack Shift U.S. Policy in West Africa?

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:54:48 EST

The killing of four U.S.(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 28 - November 3

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 11:01:39 EST

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Rationalizing Donald Trump’s Messages to North Korea During His Asia Trip

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:35:17 EST

Donald Trump’s visit to Asia will put in the spotlight one of the biggest problems that has beset(image)



Tracking State-Sponsored Cyber Operations

Mon, 06 Nov 2017 10:18:22 EST

Academics, policymakers, and journalists who analyze cybersecurity policy issues face a common pr(image)



Cyber Week in Review: November 3, 2017

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 13:20:28 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



New Interactive Report Traces the Role of Women in Global Peacemaking

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 10:27:01 EDT

November 3, 2017—Despite women’s potentially critical contributions to security, their representa(image)



17 Years On: Commitments to Increase Women’s Contributions to Peace and Security

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 09:28:59 EDT

Current Peace Processes (image)



Taking Stock of the Treaty on Open Skies

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:32:05 EDT

In August 2017, a(image)



New CFR Interactive Report Explores Women’s Participation in Peace Processes

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 16:16:16 EDT

New thinking on peace and security is needed.(image)



Women’s Participation in Peace Processes

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:51:42 EDT

Despite women’s contributions to preventing and resolving conflicts, they are often excluded from(image)



The Trump Administration and Africa So Far

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 10:27:05 EDT

Throughout his entire tweeting career, before his inauguration and after, President Trump has men(image)



CFR Tracker Documents Rise in States Sponsoring Cyberattacks

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 12:26:16 EDT

The number of countries sponsoring cyber operations is rising, reveals a new Council on Foreign R(image)



To Protect the Electricity Sector from Cyberattacks, Cut Taxes (or Fix the Economics)

Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:36:10 EDT

The federal government has warned companies in five sectors that “advanced persistent threat” act(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 21 - October 27

Mon, 30 Oct 2017 10:33:05 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Abe’s Win and Japan’s Constitutional Debate

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 17:28:52 EDT

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s snap election gamble has paid off.(image)



The Big Lie: Does DHS Really Have to Deport a Ten-Year-Old with Cerebral Palsy?

Fri, 27 Oct 2017 16:03:31 EDT

President Donald Trump’s flexibility with facts is so often on display that it can become exhaust(image)



Cyber Week in Review: October 27, 2017

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 16:56:55 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Women's Participation in Peace and Security Processes

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 11:29:28 EDT

Countering Sexual Vio(image)



Countering Sexual Violence in Conflict

Wed, 25 Oct 2017 16:23:41 EDT

A new report from the Wom(image)



The Uncertain Future of the INF Treaty

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 15:49:44 EDT

What is the INF Treaty? Signed by U.S.(image)



There Is a Difference: Nigeria and Niger

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 11:23:53 EDT

With the increased media attention to the Sahel in the aftermath of the(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 14 - October 20

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 10:36:16 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)






Women are Vital in the Fight Against Terrorism

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 09:53:16 EDT

Amid deadly terrorist attacks and devastating conflicts, Republicans and Democrats just came toge(image)



U.S. Casualties in the Sahel Highlight Jihadi Persistence

Fri, 20 Oct 2017 11:39:32 EDT

The American military presence in Niger is attracting increasing attention in the United States f(image)



Chad Removes Hundreds of Soldiers From Nigerien Region Affected by Boko Haram

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:23:28 EDT

The Voice of America (VOA), citing “humanitarian sources and officials,”(image)



Lost in Cyber Translation? U.S. Cyber Signaling to North Korea

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:53:13 EDT

Erica D. Borghard is the author of this blog post.(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: October 7 - October 13

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:14:24 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



Will Decertification Spike the Iran Nuclear Accord?

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 16:13:37 EDT

President Donald J.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: October 13, 2017

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:29:04 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Three Things to Know: The Women, Peace, and Security Act of 2017

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 11:22:33 EDT

Last week, the United States government enacted the(image)



Detainees Suspected of Ties to Boko Haram Begin Secret Trials

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 17:36:10 EDT

The Nigerian security services have imprisoned thousands of people suspected of being tied to Bok(image)



What Will the U.S.-China Cyber Relationship Look Like in the Trump Era? A View From China

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 10:41:03 EDT

Lorand Laskai is a research associate in the Asia Studies Program at the Council on Foreign R(image)



Nigeria Security Tracker Weekly Update: September 30 - October 6

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:30:42 EDT

Below is a visualization and description of some of the most significant incidents of political v(image)



On Corporate Data Breaches, Blame the Victim

Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:27:21 EDT

Don’t blame Richard Smith for the Equifax breach.(image)



Cyber Week in Review: October 6, 2017

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 15:58:23 EDT

Here is a quick round-up of this week’s technology headlines and related stories you may have mis(image)



Women Around the World: This Week

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 12:09:45 EDT

Women, Peace, and Security Act passes U.S. Congress(image)



Three Green Berets Killed in Niger

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 10:37:35 EDT

The United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) has announced that three U.S.(image)