Researchers at Slovak cybersecurity firm ESET have found the first real-world case of Unified Extensible Firmware Interface malware that can take over a computer's...Ars Technica From ACM TechNews | March 9, 2023
A new algorithm hides sensitive information in a way that makes it impossible to detect anything has been concealed.
University of Oxford Department of Engineering Science (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | March 8, 2023
An algorithm developed can measure tree diameter accurately and nearly five times faster than manual methods using low-cost, low-resolution smartphone LiDAR sensors...University of Cambridge (U.K.) From ACM TechNews | March 8, 2023
Bimal Viswanath and his colleagues amassed one of the largest datasets of AI-manipulated media in existence, to explore ways to detect and disarm weaponized media...Virginia Tech From ACM News | March 7, 2023
Researchers in France found so-called "cat qubits” (quantum bits) could reduce errors by quantum computers and accelerate the cracking of common encryption algorithms...New Scientist From ACM TechNews | March 6, 2023
The Unconventional Computing Laboratory of the U.K.'s University of the West of England focuses on developing chemical or living computers that can interface with...Popular Science From ACM TechNews | March 3, 2023
A robot and algorithm developed at Israel's Ben-Gurion University will be used to reassemble 15,000 stones that had been part of elaborate frescoes in Pompeii before...Haaretz.com (Israel) From ACM TechNews | March 2, 2023