|Title||The Information Warfare, Cyber Warfare and Open Sources Intelligence- IWOSI|
|Description||The Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is rapidly and continuously changing and re-shaping the concepts such as the arena, theatre, combat engagement and warfare into some unprecedented terms like cyber-space, cyber-war, and information warfare and, open source intelligence. United States, Department of Defence defines cyberspace as: “The notional environment in which digitized information is communicated over computer networks.” Even, and especially, NATO; who complies with this paradigm, has underlined the cyber threats and the actions that will be taken against, in its new strategy dated May 17th, 2010, and the new NATO Strategic Concept as well. Nothing could be more right and timely then this new strategy of NATO which was underlined by STUXNET WORM which is now considered as the marker malware that delineates the beginning of the cyber-war era under the terms of information warfare. Thus, the dissemination of information is now more important than ever and, an IWOSI Intensive Program; which aims the awareness and education for the issues that dominate cyber space is not only timely but also, if nothing more, will serve thoroughly to the purpose of EU’s current efforts for security and stability. Within this scope, the objectives of IWOSI IP are:
Target group of the IP is the students of Computer Science and/or Engineering plus of International Relations reflect the dual character of this new expertise area. Therefore; IWOSI IP will be dominated by the junior or senior level undergraduate students of those departments.
|Program||LLP/ ERASMUS- Intensive Programmes (IP)|
|Institutional Project Coordinator||Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmet KOLTUKSUZ (Project Coordinator)
Prof. Dr. Aylin GÜNEY, (Project Supporter)