As U.S. naval forces increasingly operate under the threat of antiship ballistic-missile attack while relying on rapid communication and information exchange, potential adversaries are likely to seek to target those forces and disrupt their communications and networks. Principles the U.S. Navy developed and practiced in the Cold War may still be workable responses.
Angevine, Robert G.
"Hiding in Plain Sight—The U.S. Navy and Dispersed Operations under EMCON, 1956–1972,"
Naval War College Review: Vol. 64
, Article 6.
Available at: http://digital-commons.usnwc.edu/nwc-review/vol64/iss2/6