Cyber Presence Operations Key to Pentagon’s Gray Zone Conflict with China

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Mike Gilday believes the best way to counter Chinese gray zone cyber operations is to “be in the way” as the Navy is by operating forward in the Indo-Pacific region. “I see the Chinese in the physical [domain], in the maritime,” a global commons, the CNO said Saturday at the Reagan National Defense Forum. Gilday, the former commander of U.S. 10th Fleet, which is the Navy’s cyber operational arm, said he sees “cyberspace as another global commons [where the Chinese} are flagrantly disregarding international norms.” “We have to be out there” in cyberspace in the … Continue reading Cyber Presence Operations Key to Pentagon’s Gray Zone Conflict with China