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Ransomware Crime Wave Gets its Guardian Angels

July 28, 2016 11:250 comments
A group of law enforcement agencies and technology firms have joined forces to help ransomware victims get their files back.

In-brief: a group of law enforcement and security technology firms that have joined forces to help victims of ransomware fight back.

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Will AI Kill The Infosec Star?

July 25, 2016 19:100 comments
Will artificial intelligence and machine learning assume the work now done by information security pros? Yes, and no, say experts.

In-brief: Will artificial intelligence and machine learning assume the work now done by information security pros? Yes, and no.

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Auto Industry Publishes Best Practices for Cybersecurity

July 22, 2016 18:080 comments
New Best Practices Guidelines from the Auto Industry ISAC are intended to promote cyber security. (Image courtesy of The Library of Congress.)

In-brief: An Automotive industry information sharing group has published Best Practices” document, giving individual automakers guidance on improving the cybersecurity of their vehicles.

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ENISA Looking for Help with Cybersecurity Policies For Autos

July 19, 2016 15:500 comments
The EU's leading information privacy and security group will be issuing a report on smart car security and is soliciting feedback from auto industry suppliers and experts.

In-brief: The EU’s leading information privacy and security group will be issuing a report on smart car security and is soliciting feedback from auto industry suppliers and experts.

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DARPA Grand Challenge Spurs Automation, AI to Secure Internet of Things

July 18, 2016 10:360 comments
Seven teams of finalists will program machines to play against other machines for a $2 million top prize.

In-brief: A hacker capture the flag tournament will take place without any human intervention. It’s the final competition in DARPA’s Cyber Grand Challenge, a contest to spur developments in automation and artificial intelligence to solve cyber security problems. 

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