Commentary on the law of cyber operations and the DoD Law of War Manual
Gary D. Brown
The United States Department of Defense Law of War Manual : commentary and critique
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2018
This chapter attempts to show that the United States Department of Defense Manual provides little in the way of useful guidance for cyber operations lawyers. It notes that there is a certain lack of lessons learned form operations in the Manual's treatment of cyberwarfare : there are no definitive sources and few references with sufficient depth to guide cyber operations lawyers endeavors.