Politicians will continue to make stupid and ignorant comments about CoVID-19 and the vaccines.
People will still get hit by ransomware because they didn't make backups.
Not as many people as you think will be affected by ransomware because the media, and most companies, will continue to confuse ransomware and breachstortion.
The casino known as cryptocurrency will continue to operate even where gambling is illegal, and will swing wildly without any particular reason.
The media will continue to write articles completely misrepresenting quantum computing and its applications because they don't know the difference between quantum computing and quantum cryptography.
More companies will jump on the differential privacy bandwagon. Since they don't know what it actually is, none of them will actually use it.
Yet another security framework will be announced with great fanfare, and a minor industry will spring up with people consulting and teaching you how to use it and/or get certified for it. Because it has a new name, few will realize that it is just a minor variation on one of the existing security frameworks.
Even though we have just passed through a pandemic and have had ample examples of what went wrong with our business continuity plans, BCP will continue to be ignored.
Ignorance, misinformation, and disinformation will continue to be spread via social media.
Someone will promote yet another application for blockchain to solve an intractable problem, in a situation where blockchain technology is completely irrelevant.