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What does IA stand for?

IA stands for Information Attack

This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Military and Government

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Samples in periodicals archive:

Major elements include vulnerability assessment teams, which identify weaknesses in communications networks; field support teams, designed to conduct tactical information operations missions; and computer emergency response teams, which act as first responders in case of information attacks.
Experts are particularly wary of these risks because it is relatively easy to disguise the origins of information attacks.
Much more could have been presented about when information operations constitute a use of force under Article 2(4), when a state may consider an information attack an armed attack and respond in self-defense under Article 51 of the charter, or how the law regulating the use of force applies to information operations.