ICE Abandons “Extreme Vetting” Software to Screen Visa Applicants

Immigration and Customs Enforcement has dropped a plan to use machine learning software to determine if a visa applicant might commit a crime or terrorist act. Last year, EPIC joined over 50 privacy, civil liberties, and civil rights groups to oppose the plan, stating that…

Small and medium-sized NZ firms unprepared for cyber attacks: Experts

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Kiwi SMEs unprepared for cyber attacks

… no crisis management plan for cyber attacks and 40 per cent have … come at a time when cyber attacks in New Zealand are on … lot of the attacks these days are crypto-locker attacks such as the … protect your business from a…

Amber Rudd Launches Government Crackdown on Dark web

Amber Rudd, a home secretary, and a conservative politician has revealed the plan of the government to provide funds to help in the fight against cybercrime and illicit Darkweb sales. Considering that fact that every country does not take cybersecurity lightly, the United Kingdom treats…

Using Artificial Intelligence to Protect the U.S. Power Grid

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Wall Street aims to thwart a hacking nightmare for your 401(k)

U.S. financial firms plan to expand a secretive project protecting bank accounts against crippling cyberattacks so that it will also guard trillions of dollars in investment funds. The industry-led project, called Sheltered Harbor, already is known to back up data for savings and checking accounts….

Artificial intelligence finds solar system with eight planets like ours

More planets are expected to be found. Researchers plan to apply their neural network to Kepler’s full set of more than 150,000 stars. — Picture courtesy of Nasa NEW YORK, Dec 15 — A solar system with as many planets as our own has been…

Microsoft pledges USD 50 million to broaden Artificial Intelligence for Earth programme

SAN FRANCISCO: Announcing its plan to broaden the AI for Earth programme, Microsoft has pledged USD 50 million over the next five years to put artificial intelligence technology in the hands of those who are working to mitigate climate change. Microsoft rolled out the AI…