400 Hackers Are Defending NATO in a Massive Cyberwar Game

These days—in the wake of persistent attacks from hostile actors—NATO is taking cyber war very seriously. It’s part of the reason why it’s beginning its largest cyber attack exercise ever today, to better prepare member nations for the modern digital battlefield.

“This exercise will test our systems to make sure that NATO keeps pace with that evolving threat,” said Ambassador Sorin Ducaru, NATO Assistant Secretary General for Emerging Security Challenges.

Over 400 personnel from across alliance nations will be participating in the exercise from the comfort of their home countries. Though the drills will aim at combating threats in an organized bloc.
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