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Responding to Russia: Deterring Russian Cyber and Grey Zone Activities

March 16, 2018 • 1:30 – 3:00 pm EDT

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Russian efforts to sow discord in democratic societies have leveraged traditional covert and clandestine tools, military confrontation, and new technologies such as social media platforms, to shape political events beyond their borders. This approach is low cost, seemingly low risk, and has been more successful than Russian leaders could have imagined.  Responding to these tactics requires some kind of response if we are to change Russian behavior. Join us for a public discussion of what are the options are for responding to Russian activities. Speakers will discuss what tools the U.S. government has at its disposal to impose consequences and combat Russian encroachment.

This event is made possible through general support to CSIS.
Partner, Morrison Foerster; former Assistant Attorney General, National Security Division, U.S. Department of Justice

Rick Ledgett

Former Deputy Director, National Security Agency

James N. Miller Jr.

Co-Chair, Defense Science Board Task Force on Cyber Deterrence; former Under Secretary for Policy, U.S. Department of Defense