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The world may have been more dangerous in the past,
but our experts tell us it has never been more complicated.

Miss The Cipher Brief Threat Conference? Our Annual Threat Report provides an insider look at the complex global security landscape with Cipher Brief expert perspectives on the world’s most-pressing threats.


With a network of more than 75 national security experts and over 900 contributors worldwide, The Cipher Brief is committed to bringing you the highest levels of analysis on the leading risks and opportunities facing policymakers and business executives in the coming year.

The Cipher Brief and our Network of more than 70 national security experts came together with over 900 global contributors to explain what we view are the top 5 threats in the coming year - and why.

  1. China

  2. Russia

  3. North Korea

  4. Iran

  5. Terrorism

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