Researchers found that a botnet they have been following disguised one of its IP addresses in the bitcoin blockchain to guard against a command-and-control server...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | March 4, 2021
The National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence's final report to Congress calls on the U.S. to enhance its AI skills as a means of countering China...Associated Press From ACM TechNews | March 3, 2021
Fakers and researchers alike are harnessing the power of artificial intelligence to produce and identify manipulated digital content.
Karen Emslie Commissioned by CACM Staff From ACM News | March 2, 2021
The New York Police Department has been testing Digidog for deployment in dangerous situations, but some fear it could become an aggressive surveillance tool.
The New York Times From ACM News | March 1, 2021
Researchers at Switzerland's ETH Zurich have uncovered a method for bypassing security measures to use certain credit and debit cards without a PIN code.
ETH Zurich (Switzerland) From ACM TechNews | February 26, 2021
The French National Agency for the Security of Information Systems said attackers associated with Russian military hackers have been compromising French targets...Wired From ACM TechNews | February 25, 2021
The U.K.'s Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) has published a paper outlining how artificial intelligence could be used to help protect that nation.
...GCHQ (U.K.) From ACM News | February 25, 2021
A study by Northwestern University researchers highlighted how the public can influence companies they think are misusing their data or engaging in unethical behavior...Fortune From ACM TechNews | February 24, 2021