How to Counter Hybrid Threats?

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Information & Security: An International Journal, Volume 39, Issue 2, p.113-126 (2018)


Decision Support, Decision-making process, Hybrid threat, national interest, net context


This article introduces the network context and reveals some aspects of the hybrid threats, the decision-making process to counter hybrid threats and three possible options to handle that issue. In order to discover possible hybrid actions, we need a methodology that considers national interests with major trends and threats with weaknesses and impacts. The implementation of such methodology will provide enough data and information to support decisions, accounting for all instruments of power in an integrated strategic approach.