Biden warns of US ‘cyber’ response after Ukraine says computers wiped during attack


US President Joe Biden responded forcefully to reports of a wide-ranging cyberattack on Ukrainian government systems Wednesday afternoon, telling reporters that the US would respond with its own cyberattacks if Russia continues to target Ukraine’s digital infrastructure.

“The question is if it’s something significantly short of an…invasion or major military forces coming across,” Biden said in response to a question about how the US would respond to a Russian invasion of Ukraine.

“For example, it’s one thing to determine that if they continue to use cyber efforts, well, we can respond the same way, with cyber.”

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Source: ZDNet