Private Companies Hacking Back Will Only Make Cybersecurity Harder, Says Pentagon'S Cyber Lead

Published on Oct. 1, 2015

Aaron Hughes, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Cyber Policy, argues that allowing companies to hack those who have attacked them digitally could lead to escalating or cascading cybersecurity tensions. Mr. Hughes spoke at an event hosted by The Christian Science Monitor's Passcode in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 1, 2015.