Ian Bremmer on cybersecurity threats CNBC - 2 years ago
  • America’s greatest vulnerability is its continued inability to acknowledge the extent of its adversaries’ capabilities when it comes to cyber threats, says Ian Bremmer, founder and president of leading political risk firm Eurasia Group.
  • Speaking to CNBC from the Munich Security Conference on Saturday, the prominent American political scientist emphasized that there should be much more government-level concern and urgency over cyber risk.
  • “We’re vulnerable because we continue to underestimate the capabilities in those countries.
  • He also noted the NotPetya malware attack in July 2017, considered the costliest cyberattack in history, which U.S.