News | Oct. 22, 2015

Living in the Smart World

Infographic Description:

"Those who would seek to harm us use the same Internet, mobile communications devices, and social media platforms that we use. As terrorists become more savvy about protecting their communications, we must keep pace in order to protect the nation and our allies."

ADM Michael S. Rogers
Commander, U.S. Cyber Command
Director, NSA/Chief, CSS

People use more and more devices - from phones and tablets to vehicles and medical implants - that are connected to the internet from now into the future.

Visualization of the interconnected world of devices:

  • Cellular phones
  • Tablets
  • Fitness trackers
  • Global Positioning Systems
  • Vehicle control systems
  • Medical Implants
  • Drones
  • Smart watches
  • Home monitoring systems