22.03.2017 - 08:46 [ Washington Post ]

Trump won’t allow you to use iPads or laptops on certain airlines. Here’s why.

In this context, the United States is plausibly leveraging its control over access to U.S. airports, which are central “nodes” in the global network of air travel between different destinations. It is using this control to attack the key vulnerabilities of other networked actors, by going after the central nodes in their networks (the hub airports) and potentially severely damaging them.