In this Reuters commentary on “Who is hacking U.S. election databases and why are they so difficult to identify” UW Jackson School of International Studies and International Policy Institute Lecturer Jessica Beyer examines cyber hacking in different countries, and motivation and challenges of hackers.
Dr. Beyer is a member of the University of Washington’s International Policy Institute (IPI) located within the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies and funded by Carnegie Corporation of New York. The statements made and views expressed in this publication are solely the responsibility of the author.
The IPI mission is to generate original thinking on emerging topics in international affairs and bring a new and uniquely Pacific Northwest voice to the policy conversation. The Cybersecurity Initiative (CI) focuses on the challenges inherent to developing international cybersecurity norms.