Beat back the hack: Cyber-deterrence is a difficult task with huge potential

What’s next in the Cybersecurity business? I talked about the abysmal present in future we have in trying to hire good cybersecurity people in Desperately Seeking Cybersecurity Help.

Dorothy Denning has a theory. Maybe we should be trying Cyber-deterrence instead of just Cyber-defense. She talks about the 1,300% increase in cybersecurity incidents against Federal Agencies in the past decade and then draws an interesting conclusion.

See her thinking at