Cyber Strategy

Strategy is the effort to achieve policy goals through the application of appropriate means on the adversary and on the operating environment. As these factors change and policymakers better understand those changes, strategy must evolve. The 2023 US National Cybersecurity Strategy provides us with an important framework, but also with questions that the cyber policy community must work to answer in the years to come.



Rebalancing responsibility: Implementing the National Cybersecurity Strategy

THU, APRIL 6, 2023

Top United States government leaders discuss and answer questions on the latest US cyber strategy, what the National Cybersecurity Strategy offers to the public, and how it will be implemented in a panel discussion.

Building the picture bit-by-bit: Why the US needs a Bureau of Cyber Statistics

MON, AUGUST 2, 2021

As attacks on US critical infrastructure and government agencies are on the rise, a standardized dataset on America’s cybersecurity would be invaluable to protecting both networks and citizens.

The Atlantic Council’s Cyber Statecraft Initiative, under the Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab), works at the nexus of geopolitics and cybersecurity to craft strategies to help shape the conduct of statecraft and to better inform and secure users of technology.