or cy·ber ter·ror·ism
[ sahy-ber-ter-uh-riz-uhm ]
/ ˌsaɪ bərˈtɛr əˌrɪz əm /
computer-based attacks aimed at disabling vital computer systems so as to intimidate, coerce, or harm a government or section of the population.
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historical usage of cyberterrorism
OTHER WORDS FROM cyberterrorismcy·ber·ter·ror·ist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for cyberterrorism
/ (ˈsaɪbəˌtɛrərɪzəm) /
the illegal use of computers and the internet to achieve some goal
Derived forms of cyberterrorismcyberterrorist, noun
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