Why It's Time To Prepare For AIWielding Hackers
Data Center Knowledge, June 3rd, 2019
June 3, 2019,
Volume 255, Issue 1

In the AI-fueled security wars, most of the arsenal is currently in the hands of the good guys, but the balance of power might soon change

"The war against cyber attackers isn't a fair battle. Companies have to defend against all attacks, while the attackers only have to get through once. And it's about to get much, much worse.

The same artificial intelligence technologies used to power speech recognition, self-driving cars, and "deep fake" videos have the potential to be turned to other uses, like creating viruses that morph faster than antivirus companies can keep up, phishing emails that are indistinguishable from real messages written by humans, and intelligently going after a data center's entire perimeter to find the smallest vulnerability and then use it to burrow in..."

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