Continuous Engagement in Cyberspace

By Alan W. Dowd, ASCF Senior Fellow JANUARY 2019 — U.S. Cyber Command (CYBERCOM) was elevated to full combatant-command status last spring, joining other regional and functional combatant commands such as European Command and Special Operations Command. And last summer the Pentagon authorized CYBERCOM to carry out “constant, disruptive” operations against adversary computer networks in order “to disable cyberweapons before …