The Law of Cyber Warfare: Quo Vadis?
Michael N. Schmitt
University of Exeter Law School; Harvard Law School (PILAC); Naval War College - Stockton Center for the Study of International Law
September 4, 2013
Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 25, 2014, Forthcoming
The article examines how the law of cyber warfare may evolve in response to the growing centrality of cyber activities to modern life. Drawing on the extant law as set forth in the Tallinn Manual on the International Law of Cyber Warfare, it focuses on the principle of sovereignty, the jus ad bellum, and the jus in bello.
Number of Pages in PDF File: 24
Keywords: cyber, cyber wars, sovereignty, jus ad bellum, use of force, self-defense, jus in bello, humanitarian lawAccepted Paper Series
Date posted: September 6, 2013 ; Last revised: July 3, 2014
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