Putting the SolarWinds Hack in Geopolitical Context
Senior VP of Strategic Analysis, Stratfor
MIN READDec 22, 2020 | 21:22 GMT
The Austin, Texas, headquarters of SolarWinds.
The latest cyberattack against U.S. government computer systems reflects Russia's strategic position on the world stage, its perceived vulnerabilities and its continued use of gray area operations to maintain a strategic edge against the United States. Russia is unlikely to back down from continued operations in the future, even in the face of U.S. sanctions or counteroperations....