Leiden Safety & Security Blog: Two Incompatible Approaches to Governing Cyberspace Hinder Global Consensus

Leiden Safety & Security Blog: Two Incompatible Approaches to Governing Cyberspace Hinder Global Consensus

New blog post / 16 May 2019

In this new blog post for the Leiden Safety and Security blog, our Visiting Fellow Josh Gold discusses how meaningful agreement on global norms for state behaviour in cyberspace seems unlikely, though that doesn't mean we shouldn't try.

Despite early optimism that marked the advent of the internet, today it seems the internet is increasingly used as a tool of surveillance, censorship, repression, crime, and even war. Cyberattacks are constant; targeting businesses, governments and individuals – around the entire world. As technology advances, new threats are on their way.

Continue reading this article on the Leiden Safety & Security blog.

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