“This war is more about will and perception than firepower. We have concluded that, in that sense, we are not equipped to attack the enemy. We must attack the intangible part of the network if we are going to win.”
“They have a safe haven on the Internet,“ he said. “No one in the U.S. military has been tasked with the mission of attacking these intangibles. Until we do they will operate with impunity.”
I'm sure there are assets in the AIA and the IC that can directly attack jihadist websites...
Remember this quote?
"I'm an artillery officer, and I can't fire cannons at the internet." -- Brig Gen Mark Kimmitt US Central Command
Speaking of CENTCOM.. Where is that guy from CENTCOM when we want some insight on something?
To win against terrorism DOD networks must be innovative