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Lawmakers ask intelligence community for 'deepfakes' assessment

by Sean Lyngaas • 2 months ago

Rep. Adam Schiff and others have asked the intelligence community to assess how foreign governments could use the technology — video, audio, and images fueled by machine-learning algorithms and other tools — to harm national security interests.

Companies are stopping more cyberattacks, but have room to improve defenses, survey shows

by Michelai Graham • 7 months ago

An Accenture survey found that 87 percent of focused cyberattacks are prevented, compared to 70 percent reported in a similar study a year ago. Those numbers could easily be even higher, the consultancy said.

DataVisor raises $40 million Series C for machine-learning fraud detection

by Greg Otto • 9 months ago

The company, founded by two former Microsoft Research employees, uses unsupervised machine learning to discover malicious behavior.

Why the easy cybersecurity problems should be left to automation

by CyberScoop Staff • 12 months ago

Booz Allen Hamilton Sr. Associate Kelly Rozumalski talks with Greg Otto on how automation can free up cybersecurity experts to tackle complex problems inside organizations.

Versive gets $12.7 million in Series C round

by Patrick Howell O'Neill • 1 year ago

The new money follows layoffs and a big pivot.

Google turns to machine learning for additional email security

by Shaun Waterman • 1 year ago

Suspicious Gmail messages to corporate users of the cloud email system will be delayed for up to four minutes while the message content is scanned and links in it are checked for malware.

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