Alison Russell

Alison Russell earned her doctorate from the Fletcher School in July 2012. Her dissertation research examined blockade operations in cyberspace and their security and policy implications. She is currently teaching American Foreign Policy at Boston College.

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Cyberwarfare: China’s Not-So-Hidden Secret

March 28, 2013 by Alison Russell
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A recent report has exposed a secretive unit of the People’s Liberation Army as the likely culprit behind massive cyber espionage operations targeting U.S. industries, but countering the threat is easier said than done.

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