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It's not as though the Pentagon has militarized cyberspace in the mode you might think of in some sort of anime like "Ghost in the Shell," but they are going to look at cyberspace differently. On Thursday, the Pentagon announced it would begin treating cyberspace as an operational domain, like land, sea, and air. Deputy Defense Secretary William Lynn III outlined the new strategy in a speech at the National Defense University. At the same time, he spotlighted the importance of cyberdefense with an example that is most telling: in March alone, 24,000 files at a defense contractor were accessed.... Read more...