AI and cyber security: Risks of advanced hacking vs the potential of better defence, which one will triumph?


Presentation 3. AI & Data Analytics X Keynote Theatre
AI Artificial Intelligence DA Data Analytics

AI will be ubiquitous in the very near future. This makes AI a potential new target for cyber criminals. Apart from being a target, AI can itself be used for more effective attacks and to prevent attacks. These multiple facets of AI in relation to cyber crime present us with a complex reality, awareness of which is of utmost importance for all of society. The talk will address the following questions.

What you will takeaway from this session:

  • What new vulnerabilities can AI introduce?
  • How can AI be facilitated to fight cybercrime?
  • What effect will quantum computing have on AI and cyber security?
  • What could be the future rôle of AI in policing?

Society for the Study of Artificial Intelligence and Simulation of Behaviour (AISB)