MIT Technology Review, March 2019. Quantum communication promises a perfectly secure way to transmit private messages—in theory. The reality is turning out to be somewhat different.
A claim that 95 percent of Bitcoin trading is fake
Raconteur Adoption of AI by cybercriminals has led to a new era of threats that IT leaders must consider, such as hackers using AI to learn and adapt to cyberdefence tools, and the development of ways to bypass security algorithms. AI has shaken up the cybersecurity industry, with automated threat prevention, detection and response revolutionising one of the fastest growing sectors in the digital economy.
NY Times, 13 March 2019. U.S. Federal prosecutors are conducting a criminal investigation into data deals Facebook struck with some of the world’s largest technology companies, intensifying scrutiny of the social media giant’s business practices.
People’s faces are being used without their permission, in order to power technology that could eventually be used to surveil them without their consent or knowledge.