U.S. Withdrawal from Iran Nuclear Deal Could Motivate Hackers

President Trump announced that he would unilaterally withdraw the U.S. from the Iran nuclear deal negotiated by the Obama administration in 2015, and impose new sanctions against the country within 90 days. For those who have followed the last decade of digital conflicts around the globe, the unraveling of the Iran deal reignites not only the country's nuclear threat, but also the threat of its highly aggressive hackers — now with years more development and training that have only honed their offensive tactics.