Cyberterror a la Turca

Murat Akser, Banu Baybars-Hawks

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    In the case of Turkish cyber-hacking groups, the definition of cyber-terror does not apply. Instead, a new type of cyber-activity is defined, that of disruptive discursive hacking, to identify the concerns of these attacks.
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationSocieties Under Siege: Media, Government, Politics, and Citizens’ Freedoms in an Age of Terrorism
    EditorsBanu Baybars-Hawks, Lemi Baruh
    Place of PublicationNewcastle-Upon-Tyne
    PublisherCambridge Scholars Publishing
    ISBN (Print)978-1443831628
    Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 1 Jul 2011

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    • New Media
    • Digital Media
    • Cyber Security
    • Cyber Terrorism
    • Internet Studies
    • Cyber crime


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