AI in IoT Security: Friend or Foe?

DEAN CHESTER | November 29, 2019

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There’s something that doesn’t let the Internet of Things (IoT) achieve its full awesomeness, and that something is security concerns.We all have heard blood-curdling stories about virtual assistants turned rogue and calling fake support numbers. Who hasn’t worried, sleepless at night, about some hoody-wearing mysterious youth hacking into their smart coffee machine? Those fears are not unfounded because making IoT appliances safe isn’t as easy as securing a PC. Enter our good friends, the robots. Well, not literally “enter.” They don’t look like generic anthropomorphic robots from sci-fi. A shame, if you ask me. AI and machine learning are often hailed as saviors of IoT security. Would you just look at the amount of data they can analyze in no time? Amazing, right?

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