As world leaders gather at the G8 Summit in Northern Ireland this year, they will be considering and debating some of the most pressing global issues of our time. Some of us that specialise in the cyber space arena hope that they will also have time to address the deeply worrying trends that threaten the economic and social benefits that the Internet can deliver to mankind.

Many nations are only just beginning to understand the strategic importance the Internet can deliver to their future economic stability and growth. Advanced economies have just started to invest in protective measures, but we are all playing catch-up.

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