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The Role of AI: can hacking become easier?

August 2023

The Role of AI: can hacking become easier?

Explore the potential impact of AI-based attacks on critical infrastructure in the cybersecurity world. While AI can be used to enhance cyber defense, it can also be leveraged for destructive purposes, posing a threat to essential systems like power grids, healthcare, and the global supply chain. Although the development of AI-generated malware is not yet advanced, AI can assist in creating convincing phishing emails, automating ransom negotiations, and improving phone scams. Governments and businesses must adapt to the evolving landscape by using AI for protection while also implementing legislation to regulate AI use and mitigate risks to critical infrastructure.

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