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U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show

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August 31, 2013
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“U.S. intelligence services carried out 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, the leading edge of a clandestine campaign that embraces the Internet as a theater of spying, sabotage and war, according to top-secret documents obtained by The Washington Post.

That disclosure, in a classified intelligence budget provided by NSA leaker Edward Snowden, provides new evidence that the Obama administration’s growing ranks of cyberwarriors infiltrate and disrupt foreign computer networks.”

Source:U.S. spy agencies mounted 231 offensive cyber-operations in 2011, documents show – The Washington Post