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FBI is 'moving towards' predictive cybercrime-fighting tools, assistant director says

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

The FBI’s cybercrime unit is developing predictive policing capabilities, Assistant Director Scott Smith said during a panel discussion at the 2017 RSA conference.

Bush's federal IT chief hopes for role in Trump administration

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

Karen Evans, the former head of federal IT under President George W. Bush, told CyberScoop she hopes to serve in Donald Trump's administration.

How a failed lawsuit trailed CrowdStrike into the RSA Conference

by Chris Bing • 5 years ago

Rumors of a lawsuit launched by Crowdstrike, an industry leader, against cybersecurity product testing firm NSSLabs, quickly spread amongst the thousands of attendees attending the 2017 RSA conference, Tuesday.

Report: IoT devices attacked their own network

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

A university IT system was brought to a near-standstill by a cyberattack from inside its own firewall, when connected devices on its internal network became infected with malware, and overloaded its DNS server.

DHS scientists to show AI-backed cybersecurity at RSA conference

by Shaun Waterman • 5 years ago

The inclusion of network security tools powered by artificial intelligence in the DHS showcase confirms that RSA will mark the arrival of a new generation of cyber tech.