Australia, US aim for cyber shields, not weapons

In an interview yesterday, Australian Minister of Defence Stephen Smith said that Australia will be taking a defensive stance towards cybersecurity.Following recent visits by the US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Smith said that Australia will be developing cybersecurity measures with the US as part of a joint-defence agreement that gives America access to Australian military ports, bases and facilities.
http://www.zdnet.com.au/oz-us-aim-for-cyber-shields-not-weapons-339307113.htm
http://www.zdnetasia.com/australia-us-aim-for-cyber-shields-not-weapons-62204305.htm

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