Essays about: "information warfare"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 essays containing the words information warfare.

  1. 1. Strategies and Resilience Against Disinformation Influences - How Germany and Sweden respond to Russian disinformation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Conrad Timm; [2022]
    Keywords : Disinformation; hybrid warfare; psychological defence; Russia; Germany; Sweden; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent years the EU and its member states have seen increased activities of Russian disinformation influences impacting the national information environment. Germany and Sweden are interesting cases in relation to this issue as such hybrid threats target them both. READ MORE

  2. 2. Russia's use of Hybrid Warfare against the European Union 2014-2020 : A qualitative content analysis

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Michelle Andersson; [2022]
    Keywords : Hybrid Warfare; European Union; Russia;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to analyze and describe Russia’s Hybrid Warfare against the European Union between the years 2014-2020. The research question conducted is: In what ways has Russia been using hybrid warfare against the European Union between 2014-2020? This is conducted through an operationalization on the concept Hybrid Warfare, using the categories from the MPECI-framework (Military, Political, Economic, Civil, and Information) created by the Multinational Capability Development Campaign along with the use of previous research on the subject. READ MORE

  3. 3. Information Operations & The Rising Threat in the Cyber Domain. Case Study of Finnish Governments Addressing the Cyber Threat Environment and Policies Countering Information Operations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Tuuli Marjaana Järvinen; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Information operations; information warfare; cyber environment; extended security; policy analysis; hybrid influence;

    Abstract : This research was inspired by two courageous Finnish women, journalist Jessikka Aro and PhD Saara Jantunen, who shined a light on Russian hostile behaviour on the Internet and started discussions about information operations nationally and internationally all over the world. Due to personally becoming a target of aggressive information campaigns, Jessikka Aro had to move abroad from her home as the Finnish Security and Intelligence Service suggested there is nothing to be done to counter the attacks or safeguard her from getting harassed online and "offline". READ MORE

  4. 4. Does the threshold for an ‘armed attack’ within the meaning of Article 51 of the UN Charter leave a state unable to act vis-à-vis an opponent using hybrid warfare strategies?

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Carl Victor Melin; [2021]
    Keywords : Hybrid Warfare; Armed Attack ; International law; Self Defence ; Unconventional warfare; Hybrid Threats;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis to to investigate if the complex and ambiguous means of a hybrid warfare strategy in the context of the ‘armed attack’ threshold. The ‘armed attack’ threshold sits within the UN Charter article 51 and it constitutes the legal provision that the right to self-defence, both unilaterally and collectively, is only triggered in the event of an ‘armed attack’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Measuring a Platoon Commander's Performance in a Complex, Dynamic and Information Rich Environment

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Alexander Melbi; [2021]
    Keywords : C2; command and control; platoon commander; performance measurements; human factors; CARS; SAGAT; NASA-TLX; OODA; virtual battle space 3; first person shooter; military;

    Abstract : Command and control (C2) environments are complex, dynamic and rich in information. Thus, measuring the performance of an agent in a C2-system, in this case a platoon commander, poses a challenging task for the researcher. READ MORE