Last modified on 26 May 2014, at 21:55

cyberoperations

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

cyber- +‎ operations

NounEdit

cyberoperations (uncountable)

  1. Military operations taking place on the Internet or in cyberspace.
    • 2003, Wayne M Hall, Stray voltage: war in the information age
      The battle space housing cyberoperations will be every bit as important as areas of operation on terrain of the past were.
    • 2009 May 30, David E. Sanger, “Obama Outlines Coordinated Cyber-Security Plan”, New York Times:
      Although the president did not discuss details of the expanding role for the military in offensive and pre-emptive cyberoperations, senior officials said Friday that the Pentagon planned to create a new cybercommand to organize and train for digital war, and to oversee offensive and defensive operations.