Most infosec forensics investigators walk a fine line. They must adhere to specific institutional processes, which, in many cases, are state and federal requirements. But they must also use a certain amount of pragmatism since no two investigations are exactly alike. So while there may be a corporate best practice of collecting log files from all systems, that approach doesn't … [Read more...] about For Your Awareness: The 10 Essentials of Infosec Forensics
This breach is worth studying for what it reveals of attacker tactics. It should also inform defenders, like Sprint, of the importance of using commonly accepted best practices for protecting data. US mobile network operator Sprint said hackers broke into an unknown number of customer accounts via the Samsung.com "add a line" website. "On June 22, Sprint was informed of … [Read more...] about Savvy Hackers Breached Sprint Customer Accounts Through Samsung Website
But a new report published by the SHERPA consortium – an EU project studying the impact of AI on ethics and human rights – finds that while human attackers have access to machine learning techniques, they currently focus most of their efforts on manipulating existing AI systems for malicious purposes instead of creating new attacks that would use machine learning. The study’s … [Read more...] about How can attackers abuse artificial intelligence?
Read Maria Korolov takes a look at how organizations can develop a holistic AI strategy honed for business results on CIO : When it comes to AI, companies typically test the waters proof of concepts or small-scale use cases, taking advantage of vendor offerings, such as new features in their existing SaaS platforms. If things go well, they pursue another project, then another … [Read more...] about Anatomy of an enterprise-scale AI strategy
On a widely anticipated move, Ford and Volkswagen announced Friday their plan to expand their seven-month-old alliance to include autonomous and electric vehicles. As part of the deal, VW will invest a whopping $2.6 billion in Argo AI, the autonomous vehicle startup based in Pittsburgh that practically no one had heard of until Ford’s own eye-popping $1 billion investment in … [Read more...] about Ford-VW alliance expands to include autonomous and electric vehicles