Artificial intelligence could be deployed by dictators, criminals and terrorists to manipulate elections and use drones in terrorist attacks, more than two dozen experts said Wednesday as they sounded the alarm over misuse of the technology. In a 100-page analysis, they outlined a rapid growth in cybercrime and the use of “bots” to interfere with…

Seagate announced its SkyHawk AI hard disk drive, the first drive created specifically for artificial intelligence enabled video surveillance solutions. SkyHawk AI provides bandwidth and processing power to manage always-on, data-intensive workloads, while simultaneously analyzing and recording footage from multiple HD cameras.

Global leaders weigh the benefits and dangers of a future in which AI plays a greater role in business and security strategy. CYBERSEC EUROPEAN CYBERSECURITY FORUM – Kraków, Poland – The future of artificial intelligence was a hot topic at the third annual CYBERSEC Cybersecurity Forum, where security professionals representing Poland, the Netherlands, Germany, and…

Here’s an overview of some of last week’s most interesting news and articles: How the CIA gained access to air-gapped computers A new WikiLeaks release of documents believed to have been stolen from the CIA show the intelligence agency’s capability to infect air-gapped computers and networks via booby-trapped USB sticks. Hackers extorted a cool $1…

Almost every day, there’s news about a massive data leak — a breach at Yahoo that reveals millions of user accounts, a compromise involving Gmail phishing scams. Security professionals are constantly moving the chess pieces around, but it can be a losing battle. Yet, there is one ally that has emerged in recent years. Artificial…

 Booz Allen & Kaggle Convene Data Scientists, Medical Community to Improve Cancer Screening using Artificial Intelligence through $1 Million Competition

January 12, 2017 Third Annual Data Science Bowl Calls On Amateur and Career Data Scientists to Help Improve Cancer Screening Technology That Can Reduce Lung Cancer Deaths By 20 Percent McLean, VA — Two out of every five people in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetimes, according to the National Cancer Institute (NCI)….

 Cylance® Named to CB Insights 2017 AI 100 List for Advancements in Artificial Intelligence Based Cybersecurity

IRVINE, CALIFORNIA, January 12, 2017 – CB Insights selected Cylance® Inc., the company revolutionizing cybersecurity with the practical application of artificial intelligence to prevent the most advanced cyberthreats, to the prestigious Artificial Intelligence (AI) 100 list. More than 1,650 companies applied, with Cylance chosen for its groundbreaking artificial intelligence technology and included alongside companies like…