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National Research Council, Computer Science and Telecommunications Board, Trust in Cyberspace (Fred B. Schneider ed. 1998) (full-text).


In this Report, industry and academic experts provide a detailed assessment of the current state of the art for building trustworthy networked information systems. They propose new directions for research in computer and network security, software technology, and system architecture.

The Report argued that it was necessary to

move the focus of the [ cybersecurity ] discussion forward from matters of policy and procedure and from vulnerabilities and their consequences toward questions about the richer set of options that only new science and technology can provide.