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US-China tensions raise risk of nuclear reaction to cyberattacks: report

A joint study by think tanks from the United States and China warns that cyberattacks on nuclear systems could trigger conflict, with both sides underestimating the risk.The three-year study by the Shanghai Institutes for International Studies (SIIS) and the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (CEIP) found the major powers not only lacked an effective mechanism to deal with the risk of an attack on nuclear systems escalating into conflict, they also did not have a full awareness of the…


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