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Surveillance cameras have an identity problem, fueled by an inherent tension between utility and privacy. As these powerful little devices have cropped up seemingly everywhere, the use of machine learning tools has automated video content analysis at a massive scale — but with increasing mass surveillance, there are currently no legally enforceable rules to limit privacy …

While cybercrime gets a lot of attention from law enforcement and the media these days, I’ve been documenting a less high-tech threat emerging in recent months: a surge in stolen checks. Criminals are increasingly targeting U.S. Postal Service and personal mailboxes to pilfer filled-out checks and sell them over the internet using social media platforms. …

Driven by internal and external рrеѕѕurеѕ to continuously еvоlvе and mаturе their cybersecurity practices, оrgаnіzаtіоnѕ аrе actively еxрlоrіng new tесhnоlоgіеѕ and opportunities whеrеvеr роѕѕіblе. Artіfісіаl іntеllіgеnсе (AI) іѕ a hоt topic in thе boardroom аnd аt the wаtеrсооlеr, sparking innovation іn mаnу business areas. Examples of AI include mасhіnе learning, nаturаl lаnguаgе processing, speech rесоgnіtіоn, …

Security cameras are a great way to keep an eye on commercial spaces without being on-site, especially after-hours. While security is a 24/7 business, most organizations can’t afford to monitor their systems at all hours of the day and night. Hiring a third-party provider to monitor is expensive, and even with eyes on screens, human …

Synthetic datasets are increasingly being used to train AI models. These promise greater privacy and less bias, but are not without their drawbacks. Synthetic datasets are becoming increasingly popular for training artificial intelligence models. Proponents of this computer-generated data say it protects personal information and reduces the chances of bias emerging in AI systems. But …

FinTech companies are posing a big threat to traditional banks and are set to replace them. They have gained immense popularity in a short period thanks to their flexible business practices, use of technology, and customer-focused services. Due to this, we are slowly seeing the market share of traditional banks slowly but surely decrease. Meanwhile, …

The biometrics industry is booming as of late. A world dominated by biometric systems will be convenient and cost-saving for us. However, in light of the security attacks that we have experienced over the past years, security is a highly valid concern. How secure is the existing infrastructure of our biometric systems? Difficult to forge …

IBM Security announced last 10 December 2019 that it is extending its artificial intelligence (AI) technology originally developed to protect users in the financial services industry, to clients in all industries via the company’s identity-as-a-service (IDaaS) offering. IBM Cloud Identity now features AI-based adaptive access capabilities that help continually assess employee or consumer user risk …

Google Cloud Next 2019 | Government Sessions Google Cloud Next 2019 | NYC Strong: Intelligence, Security, and Response on GCP Creating a secure cyber infrastructure becomes more challenging each and every day. Organizations are requiring a broader and deeper understanding of threat intelligence data to secure our networks and defend against threats. Regardless of scale, …