The Existential Threat From Cyber-enabled Information Warfare

Journal Articles

Published By

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Vol. 75, page(s): 187-196

fsi logo vertical rgb

Corruption of the information ecosystem is not just a multiplier of two long-acknowledged existential threats to the future of humanity—climate change and nuclear weapons. Cyber-enabled information warfare has also become an existential threat in its own right, its increased use posing the realistic possibility of a global information dystopia, in which the pillars of modern democratic self-government—logic, truth, and reality—are shattered, and anti-Enlightenment values undermine civilization around the world. 


View full article

Share This Publication