Tags Michael N. Schmitt

Tallinn Manual author: Petya malware attack likely war crime

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

Two prominent international law experts think the recent malware worm, if actually tied to Russia, constitutes a violation of the Geneva convention.

U.S. can respond to cyberattacks without showing proof first, legal expert says

by Shaun Waterman • 6 years ago

International law says governments who've been cyberattacked don't have to reveal the evidence underlying the response they choose.