Terrorists are using digital avenues like the dark net, metaverse and cryptocurrencies for radicalisation and funding, says Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He is calling for global cooperation to combat cybercrimes, which the World Bank estimates have cost the world $5.2 trillion over the period of 2019-2023. Modi believes cyber terrorism has social and geopolitical implications beyond financial losses, warning of distress caused by deep fakes and cyber attacks.
Open source leaders are pushing for permanent government financing to maintain open source projects. They argue that as government oversight is vital to the national