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Book Bits: 13 February 2021

This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends:
The Cyberweapons Arms Race

Nicole Perlroth
Review via The Washington Post
The U.S. government is paying hackers for vulnerabilities it finds in software and hardware used by corporations and governments. Once they’ve bought those vulnerabilities, they’re turning them into cyberweapons employed in attacking or spying on adversaries.
That’s the moral, political and economic dilemma explored by “This Is How They Tell Me The World Ends: The Cyberweapons Arms Race,” a new book out today by New York Times cybersecurity reporter Nicole Perlroth.

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