The business state is concerned that their mainstream media are now seen to be a widely discredited propaganda platform.
Of course the near death experience of the mainstream media has come about, because people are using the internet to share what the people really think, know and care about.
The information circle is no longer either sewn up or closed to the few.
That makes it a little harder for the few to keep screwing over the many, through their various established mechanisms of control, because they can be seen as a matter of fact, to be doing so.
Therefore NATO, the business state's global thugs on the ground, were called upon to dream up a new "rule" book for this "war" in "cyberspace".
The manual is not touted as "official", because law and other such fundamental issues have not yet, ever bothered the likes of NATO who is involved in all manner of illegal wars of aggression, all over the world.
The new "rule" book, is more a wish list of what the self annointed far from modest, "experts" of "excellence" would like to get away with.
TALLINN MANUAL ON CYBER WARFARE.
NATO CO-OPERATIVE CYBER DEFENCE CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE, TALLINN, ESTONIA
NATO RELEASES HOW TO GUIDE FOR CYBER WARFARE: HACKERS LEGIT TARGETS
Unsurprisingly, "langauage" has posed a particular problem, although customary law was a "greater challenge" (p.20)
In a world where Obama's drones already engage in extra-judicial killings, which avoid trials....
which had become problematic with Guantanamo.
an "event" with....hmmm...