28 June 2022

Could the Russian cyber attack on Lithuania draw a military response from NATO?


A cyber attack has been launched against Lithuania by a Russian hacking group - albeit one that denies a connection with Vladimir Putin's government. It has come about after the NATO member blocked Russia's access to its Kaliningrad exclave.A NATO member is under attack. Normally the meaning of this would be frighteningly clear, but this is an attack with a difference: not a physical attack, but a cyber attack; and working out what a cyber attack means is never simple.The NATO member in [...]