Microsoft To Make Your PC Smarter With Upcoming “Windows ML” AI Platform

Microsoft has announced a new platform called Windows ML that will allow developers to build powerful apps for Windows 10. The platform will arrive with the release of the next major Windows 10 update. Microsoft is already using their AI know-how to improve experiences in products including Office 365, Bing, Cortana, Photos app, Windows Hello, etc. Using Windows ML, […]

What if defenders could see the future? Many clues are out there

Malware sophistication is increasing as adversaries begin to weaponize cloud services and evade detection through encryption, used as a tool to conceal command-and-control activity. To reduce adversaries’ time to operate, security professionals said they will increasingly leverage and spend more on tools that use AI and machine learning, reported in the 11th Cisco 2018 Annual Cybersecurity […]

Back to Basics: AI Isn’t the Answer to What Ails Us in Cyber

Earlier this month, many of the planet’s most influential leaders met at the World Economic Forum in Davos to address some of the most pressing issues of our time, including artificial intelligence (AI). AI was touted as the answer to almost everything. Some people in cyber are turning to AI as well, arguing that machines will […]

AI in Cybersecurity: Where We Stand & Where We Need to Go

With the omnipresence of the term artificial intelligence (AI) and the increased popularity of deep learning, a lot of security practitioners are being lured into believing that these approaches are the magic silver bullet we have been waiting for to solve all of our security challenges. But deep learning — or any other machine learning […]

Disruption as a service: Where the tech industry will pounce in 2018

The only certainty in the year ahead for technology will be uncertainty. New security threats and technologies such as blockchain and artificial intelligence will ensure 2018 will be interesting. Read where the next innovations might change the course of business and tech in 2018 on ZDNet.

5 top machine learning use cases for security

At its simplest level, machine learning is defined as “the ability (for computers) to learn without being explicitly programmed.” Using mathematical techniques across huge datasets, machine learning algorithms essentially build models of behaviors and use those models as a basis for making future predictions based on newly input data. It is Netflix offering up new […]

Automation Could Be Widening the Cybersecurity Skills Gap

According to Cybersecurity Ventures, the cybersecurity skills shortage is now expected to hit 3.5 million positions by 2021 — a huge jump from current estimates of 1 million job openings. To help compensate for the growing shortage of talent, the cybersecurity industry is embracing artificial intelligence and automation to fill the gap. Read why Gary Golomb, Co-Founder & […]

Artificial Intelligence: Cybersecurity Friend or Foe?

Read Derek Manky try to find out whether artificial intelligence is a friend or a foe on Dark Reading : Just as organizations can use artificial intelligence to enhance their security posture, cybercriminals may begin to use it to build smarter malware. Read his full article here.

AI can give wings to your business and cybersecurity in 2017

Read how artificial intelligence can provide boost to any organisations cyber security efforts in 2017 on eHacking News : Artificial intelligence has been a debatable trending topic in 2016. While some praised the technology as useful from military campaign strategy to predictive analysis, others believed on its reliance as a fraught with danger. Its effect […]