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information warfare

Definition/Scope: Actions taken to achieve information superiority by affecting adversary information, information-based processes, information systems, and computer-based networks while defending one's own information, information-based processes, information systems and computer-based networks.



Used For:

information war
knowledge-based warfare

Acronym:

IW

Broader Terms:

information operations
warfare

Narrower Terms:

command and control warfare
cyberwar
intelligence-based warfare

Related Terms:

asymmetric threat
cyberterrorism
incidents (information operations)
Sensor Harvest


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