Chapter 64

Security Through Diversity

Kevin Noble,    Verizon Terremark

The Internet and all the interconnected nodes reflect an aggregate of disparate technology, a new spectrum of human interaction, and the most competitive domain for nation states, industry and enterprise. The Internet is the mirror reflecting all things important or not. Revolutions are sparked, small grievances cascade into protest, aspects of wars are wages in the digital medium that is the Internet. Experimentally, the Internet is proving to be one of the most interesting medium to threaten with tangible and results beginning to be recognized as indistinguishable from any other threat. The interconnected scale assures threat can succeed with a high probability of success ...

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