Semper Wi-Fi: Marines Get Keyboards Along With Rifles
By Paul D. Shinkman March 26, 2013 | 12:18 p.m. EDT
The military service branch that defines itself on the ability to storm and seize enemy beaches at a moment's notice will soon classify desk jockeys among its most important warriors.
Cyber security will play a key warfighting role in the Marine Corps' post-Iraq, post-Afghanistan mission, according to the general officer tasked with formulating the Marine Corps' objectives for the next 20 years. Battling cyber threats falls under Marine Forces Cyber Command, a division of U.S. Cyber Command, established in early 2010 at Fort Meade, Md.
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