Effects of Homeland Security (DHS) and the technology on cyber- terrorism
Discuss how the creation of Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the technology boom heavily influence and enabled cyber- terrorism. The paper will start off by talking about the creation of DHS why was it created and what did it do. Then paper will also discuss the legislation that was created or amended during that time like the PA.T.R.I.O.T act and others. The paper should also touch on the technology boom, how people started using computers evolved and creation and influence of social media today. The paper should also include information about cyber-terrorism things like, How is it defined and what differentiate cyber-terrorism from of types of terrorism? What are some documented events of cyber-terrorism. the paper should discuss the different ways terrorist use the internet to conduct cyber- terrorism. and the paper should touch on how the legislation created after the creation of DHS did not really cover social media and the internet. In closing the paper should discuss what laws have been created or amended to help defend against cyber terrorism. What is the government doing about cyber-terrorism. Also mention if there anything else the government can do to help prevent cyber- terrorism.Finally mention how cyber-terrorism is heading to be the most common form of terrorism in the future because advances in technology the steadily growing influence of social media. I also need a bibliography as well please.