Devry JADM470 Week 6 Discussion (dq1+dq2) latest 2020 January

JADM470 Terrorism for Emergency Management

Week 6 Discussion


Although it would likely cause the greatest catastrophic danger to the United States, is a nuclear attack the greatest threat to homeland security in the United States? What other types of WMDs pose the greatest threat (and perhaps a threat even greater than that of nuclear weapons) and why?


Many believe that cyber terrorism is a major threat to the United States. There are others who believe that the threat of cyber terrorism is exaggerated and that the United States should focus solely on protecting people from physical injury stemming from terrorist attacks. What does the evidence suggest?