Should “cyber products” be added to the United States Munitions List (USML)? Cyber-hacking and cyberterrorism are growing concerns for the national security of the United States, so this question could not go unanswered.

The Defense Trade Advisory Group (DTAG) decided that “cyber products” should not be added to the USML. The addition of this broad term could have led to licensing fees and other hindrances for private software companies. This is not to say that “cyber products” are being ruled out completely, as we all should keep an eye on this hot topic.

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