Cybersecurity Policies and International Relations: The Case of the US and Iran
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One area of increased attention for defense departments around the world is the area of cybersecurity. This paper takes two very different players in cybersecurity--the US and Iran--to outline their general approaches, find areas of potential conflict, and outline potential policy proposals to avoid confrontation in the future. In this sense, this paper makes a wider contribution to the many ways in which states are pursuing cyber goals today and also contributes to the discussion of how even non-allied states might work together in this sphere.
Presented in Polygence's 5th Symposium of Rising Scholars and published paper in the Journal of Student Research.