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Hitting back at hackers: the debate heats up

Report says US policies should be eased to allow "active defence" measures by both the government and private sector, but stops short of endorsing the idea of "hacking back"

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After a seemingly endless barrage of cyberattacks, debate is heating up on hitting back at hackers where it hurts.

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AFTER a seemingly endless barrage of cyberattacks, debate is heating up on hitting back at hackers where it hurts.

Amid calls for ways to punish and deter hackers without sparking a so-called "cyberwar", a panel of experts assembled by the George Washington University (

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