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Cryptographic breakthrough at iO Allegedly a “crown jewel” for security

Hiding the functionality of code that runs remotely to protect it from hackers is the breakthrough that cryptographers see as the “crown jewel” of cybersecurity. …

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Standing up for charity: How ESET is helping

A snapshot of some of the ways ESET is impacting the well-being of people, communities and the environment Technology companies have developed software and hardware …

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TDoS attacks could cost lives, warns the FBI

Both hacktivists and blackmailers have used phone denial of service attacks to achieve their goals The United States Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has issued …

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Attacks on IT companies create concern and controversy

The Exaramel backdoor discovered by ESET in 2018 is reappearing in a campaign targeting companies using an outdated version of a popular IT surveillance tool …

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Executive Interview: Brian Gattoni, CTO of the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency

Brian Gattoni is CTO of the DHS Cybersecurity & Infrastructure Security Agency and is responsible for understanding and advising the country’s critical infrastructures on cyber …

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Protection of the water supply – Hacker Edition

What can municipalities do to better protect their water supply systems? We recently reported on an attack on the water supply in Oldsmar, Florida and …

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Web applications are at the heart of cybercrime gangs for data breaches and reports

Web applications, especially the shopping cart components, are increasingly the target of cyber criminals, according to Verizon’s report of data breach investigations in 2020. (Image …

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The FBI warns of voice phishing attacks that steal company data

Criminals persuade employees to hand over their credentials and use the credentials to break into corporate networks The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) warns …

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AI change the game in federal IT; Federal agency executives weigh the effects

The Department of Labor plans to monitor how new technologies affect the federal workforce. AI and related emerging technologies are preserved, from civil agencies like …

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Feds are working on ways to protect AI training data from malicious tampering

Stacey Dixon, second from left, IARPA director, speaks at an Intelligence and National Security Alliance conference in Arlington, Virginia on April 16, 2019. The Intelligent …

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AI and machine learning can help government cybersecurity strategies

A pervasive threat to a country’s national security is cybersecurity. There are always hackers intent on using technology for malicious purposes, not to mention the …

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Arkansas government is acting aggressively to strengthen cybersecurity

The Arkansas State Capitol building in Little Rock. Arkansas is about to launch an ambitious initiative to incorporate AI to strengthen the state’s cybersecurity position …

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AI promotes cybersecurity in many areas

Cybersecurity tools that use AI and machine learning are expanding into more security areas and becoming indispensable. (GETTY IMAGES) From AI Trends Staff AI is …

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More trust needed from Intel agencies for AI to work for the government

Darktrace, a cyber-AI threat protection company, was recently featured at the World AI Government Conference. Intelligence agencies must work closely with the private sector for …

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CES 2021: Router Swarms Invade Your Home (Knowing Where You Are)

New mesh WiFi routers may be the answer to your wireless signal problems. However, what about your privacy and security? Wi-Fi is difficult, especially the …

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5G requires AI-enabled cybersecurity to deal with new threats

In a 5G network, hardware servers are abstracted from software. The complexity requires AI for adaptive safety management. From AI Trends Staff South Korea introduced …

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Threat analysis, privileged access management, use of AI, machine learning for better cybersecurity

Recognition: VERIZON’S 2019 DATA VIOLATION REPORT From AI Trends Staff AI combined with cybersecurity to create a new genre of tools called threat intelligence. Through …

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The White House releases update on the National Strategic Artificial Intelligence Plan for Research and Development

The updated R&D plan defines the eight key priority areas for federal investment in AI R&D. From AI Trends Staff The White House Science and …

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Government: An integral partner in AI research

COGWORLD IMPROVED DEPOSITS By Chuck Brooks, global thought leader in cybersecurity and emerging technologies An upcoming conference on June 24th will examine the impact of …

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AI is still far from being a mission critical role, says DoDs Porter

Dr. Lisa Porter, Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Technology, had a lot of good things to say about the promise of artificial intelligence …

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Healthcare companies are ramping up the use of AI to defeat hackers and eliminate passwords

From AI Trends Staff The WannaCry ransomware attack infected hundreds of thousands of computers in more than 150 countries in 2017 and brought multiple industries …

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Executive Interview: David Bray and Bob Gourley, technology entrepreneurs and thought leaders

Photo credit: pathdoc / Shutterstock Risk management of AI and algorithms for organizations, societies and our digital future Two tech entrepreneurs and thought leaders, Bob …

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Market situation: Which AI implementations are in place and in progress?

IT automation was the leading AI project implemented by readers of AI trends and selected by 39% of the readers surveyed. (GETTY IMAGES) In a …

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AI has a track record in fraud prevention for credit card companies

Credit service providers Visa and Experian have a track record of using AI to detect fraud. (GETTY IMAGES) By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor …

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AI can help protect smart home IoT devices from hackers

Smart home hubs and IoT devices that are ready for dramatic growth have immature security infrastructure. AI can help manage complexity. (Stephan Bechert at Unsplash) …

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Mulchandani takes over the management of the US Joint AI Intelligence Center

Among the recent AI leadership changes at the US Department of Defense, Nand Mulchandani was named assistant director, replacing Lt. General Jack Shanahan. (GETTY IMAGES) …

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Advances in Anomaly Detection – MIDAS – Reportedly faster and more accurate

Finding the exception is the role of anomaly detection software that becomes more effective with AI. A new model called MIDAS is said to be …

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Federal government on the way to the Enterprise Cloud Foundation

The federal government’s efforts to establish an enterprise cloud platform for the Pentagon and other agencies have been slowed, but are progressing. (GETTY IMAGES) From …

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Adoption for AI in Cybersecurity; More qualified people were also needed

As AI is used more and more in cybersecurity, IT security experts see it as a support for people, not a substitute. (Image credit: Getty …

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Executive Interview: Ted Okada, CTO of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Ted Okada, CTO of FEMA, spoke to AI Trends about how the agency is using AI to support its mission. (GETTY IMAGES) FEMA will work …

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High quality deepfake videos with AI, considered a national security threat

Deepfake videos are so realistic that they cannot be identified as fakes. The FBI is concerned that they pose a national security threat. (GETTY IMAGES) …

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AI at the forefront of data protection advancement

AI is used to ensure consumer privacy and comply with regulations as data protection measures advance. (GETTY IMAGES) From AI Trends Staff Several large US …

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AI in cybersecurity helps identify threats and reduce attack vectors

The provision of AI in the company means thinking ahead of the failure safety and security (GETTY IMAGES). By John P. Desmond, AI Trends Editor …

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Dell uses artificial intelligence to protect PCs from malware

Dell will provide a one-stop security solution for users of its business PC computers by partnering with Cylance of Irvine, California. Starting in 2016, OptiPlex …

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Cybersecurity Advent Calendar: Be Aware, Stay Safe!

When it comes to Christmas gifts, surprises and miracles are always welcome. When it comes to protecting your security, however, you don’t want to leave …

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Wikipedia is turning to machine learning to detect fraud

Aaron Halfaker only built an artificial intelligence engine that automatically analyzes changes to Wikipedia. Wikipedia is the online encyclopedia that anyone can edit. In crowdsourcing …

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Artificial intelligence, real security problems? Get to know Frankenstein’s children

It is the ultimate nightmare scenario: highly intelligent robots shake off the yoke of their human masters and rebels – often violently and with the …

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The NSA says it must now take action against the threat posed by quantum computing

The National Security Agency did something surprising last August – it suddenly declared that the algorithms it had been telling the world for a decade …

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JASK, Building Artificial Intelligence for Cybersecurity, raises $ 2 million

JASK, a new company pioneering artificial intelligence and advanced analytics for cybersecurity, has raised more than $ 2 million in seed capital in a round …

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Feedzai Stop Financial Fraud Using Machine Learning

Fraud has proven to be good for Feedzai, a specialist in protecting traders and financial companies. The company’s year-over-year growth was 300 percent (YOY) and …

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Handover of your security to AI

It is not always easy to know when you are being attacked or when your security has already been breached. If you are able to …

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Cybersecurity Advent Calendar: Stay Close To Each Other … Safe!

This year, many of us will celebrate Christmas virtually with loved ones. However, we shouldn’t underestimate the value of securing our online communications. In the …

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IoT security requires scalable solutions

The massive and unprecedented benefits and possibilities of the Internet of Things (IoT) have been overshadowed by severe security and privacy compromises that have become …

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AI start-up Umbo CV raises USD 2.8 million – brings deep neural network to the security industry

Umbo CV, an artificial intelligence startup and event detection system provider that thinks and learns like humans for the security industry, announced that it has …

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Microsoft’s vision for machine learning also includes security

Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, talked a lot about machine learning during his keynote speech at Microsoft Build 2016, but neither he nor the executives …

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How AI affects the role of security professionals

In the 1950s, artificial intelligence (AI) became a hot topic of scientific conversation in science fiction novels. The prospect of attacks by intelligent machines became …

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Microsoft Patch Tuesday fixes 58 bugs

The last patch Tuesday of the year brings another set of new fixes for Microsoft products, and while the number may be lower, the patches …

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MIT teaches AI how to stop cyberattacks

Find evidence of this Someone who has compromised your cyber defenses is a problem. Searching through all the data to find anomalies takes a lot …

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Cybersecurity Advent Calendar: Tips on buying gifts and avoiding coal

When shopping for the perfect gifts, keep an eye out for naughty cyber criminals who are trying to ruin your Christmas cheer by getting you …

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MIT is developing a system that can detect 85% of cyberattacks using AI

Computer scientists at the Michigan Institute of Technology (MIT) and a machine learning startup, PatternEx, have reportedly developed a new system that can correctly detect …

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The Internal Revenue Service extends identity protection to all taxpayers

US taxpayers can sign up for the Identity Protection PIN program, which was only available to certain users as of mid-January. US. taxpayer can sign …

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