Definition of cyber
: of, relating to, or involving computers or computer networks (such as the Internet) the cyber marketplace
Recent Examples of cyber from the Web
Under Barack Obama, the first cellphone-toting president, worries about cyber intrusions — particularly by foreign governments — pulled the president’s devices deep into the security bubble.
In January, the bank announced plans to reduce annual expenses by about $2 billion by the end of 2018, with those savings getting plowed back into customer service, risk management, cyber security and other initiatives.
Even so, cyber analysts routinely tell consumers to check their credit card statements when such a breach happens.
Under Barack Obama, the first cellphone-toting president, worries about cyber intrusions -- particularly by foreign governments -- pulled the president's devices deep into the security bubble.
The U.S. already has a cyber attack program designed to disrupt North Korean missiles.
Some have speculated that the United States has tried to meddle with the program using cyber methods, which could halt progress.
Putin openly supported two of Macron’s rivals, Republican Francois Fillon and then Marine Le Pen, and Macron’s team accused the Russian government of involvement in a series of cyber attacks on their systems.
While Carter was speaking at Stanford, the DOD revealed details of a new cyber strategy---the first update since 2011---that calls for 133 teams of military, civilian, and defense contractors to be in place by 2018.
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Origin and Etymology of cyber
First Known Use: 1992
Definition of cyber-
: computer : computer network cyberspace
Origin and Etymology of cyber-
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Definition of cyber- for Students
: relating to computers or computer networks
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