Cybercrime Published Aug. 26, 2022 By US Cyber Command US Cyber Command TOPIC SPONSOR: US Cyber Command What is the relationship between cybercriminal groups and state actors? Is there a command and control or tasking relationship? When do cybercrime and/or ransomware operations reach a threshold that constitutes a national security risk, not just a law enforcement matter? Ahn, Lt. Col. David, "Countering Vulnerabilities and Threats to Cybersecurity," AWC elective paper, 2022, 8 pgs. Lowery Maj. Jason, "Softwar: A Novel Theory on Power Projection and the National Strategic Significance of Bitcoin," AFF/MIT thesis, 2023, 400 pgs. Ramtahal, LTC Eldred K,. "Power Projection Platforms—Protecting Critical Infrastructure against Cyber Intrusion to Maintain America's Strategic Military Advantage," AWC Strategic Studies Paper, 2021, 23 pgs.