Monthly archives: November, 2017

Machine learning to fill cybersecurity jobs demand

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Machine learning to fill cybersecurity jobs demand Demand for cybersecurity experts will increase and become a priority for enterprises, leading to an estimated need for over 1 million cybersecurity professionals in India by 2020 and over 500,000 in the US. The US currently employs 780,000 specialists in cybersecurity, while 350,000 posts are still unfilled, reports CyberSeek, project …

How is Machine Learning used in Bitdefender Technologies?

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How is Machine Learning used in Bitdefender Technologies? The terms “artificial intelligence” and “machine learning” are often used interchangeably, but there’s a huge technical difference between them. While the first is used by Hollywood when depicting self-aware machines, the latter is comprised of finely tuned single-task algorithms that are nowhere near self-aware. In cyber security, …

How to protect your data when travelling overseas

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How to protect your data when travelling overseas for business Government agencies, journalists, and businesses trading in some parts of the world may find themselves at greater risk of being spied upon than others. You only have to keep a vague eye on the security headlines to recognise that organisations have had information stolen from …

Protecting Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Threats

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Protecting Critical Infrastructure from Cyber Threats Earlier this year at the RSA Conference 2017, Bitdefender surveyed a number of chief information security officers (CISOs) about their top cybersecurity concerns. More than 37 of the CISOs surveyed ranked advanced persistent threats (APTs) as one of their top concerns. (APTs are complex cyber tools crafted to target …