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Innovation & Technology

To level the playing field against states that have more resources and hold much more power terrorists need to innovate and use technology in creative and enterprising ways. We have written reports and articles about terrorists’ use of encrypted communication tools, weaponization of commercially-available drones, and other topics. See below for details.

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Generating Terror: The Risks of Generative AI Exploitation
The Digital Terror Financing of Central Asian Jihadis
A View from the CT Foxhole: Jessica White and Galen Lamphere-Englund, Co-Conveners, Extremism and Gaming Research Network
Preventing Catastrophic Bioterrorism: Guarding Against Exploitation of the Life Sciences and Biotechnology


The Islamic State’s Drone Documents: Management, Acquisitions, and DIY Tradecraft

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